H.R. 505 (112th): Keep Kids Safe Act of 2011

Introduced:
Jan 26, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Jerrold Nadler
Representative for New York's 8th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jan 26, 2011
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 4727 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

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H.R. 619 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 26, 2011
Referred to Committee Jan 26, 2011
 
Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to place limitations on the possession, sale, and other disposition of a firearm by persons convicted of misdemeanor sex offenses against children.

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Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (16D) (show)
Committees

House Judiciary

Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations

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1/26/2011--Introduced.
Keep Kids Safe Act of 2011 - Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit the possession of a firearm by, or the sale or transfer of a firearm to, any person who has been convicted in any court of a misdemeanor sex offense against a minor.

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