Feb 9, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2011
Length: 12 pages
About the bill
To require criminal background checks on all firearms transactions occurring at gun shows.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 141 (113th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 591 — 112th Congress: Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr591
“H.R. 591 — 112th Congress: Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr591>
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