H.R. 822 (112th): National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a national standard in accordance with which nonresidents of a State may carry concealed firearms in the State.

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Feb 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 16, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.


Clifford “Cliff” Stearns

Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2011
Length: 5 pages


Feb 18, 2011

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Oct 25, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Nov 16, 2011
Passed House

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H.R. 822 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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