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


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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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Feb 18, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 25, 2011
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 16, 2011
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


245 cosponsors (211R, 34D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Nov 16, 2011 4:44 p.m.
Failed 140/283
Nov 16, 2011 4:48 p.m.
Failed 147/274
Nov 16, 2011 4:54 p.m.
Failed 148/277
Nov 16, 2011 4:57 p.m.
Failed 139/284
Nov 16, 2011 5:01 p.m.
Failed 144/281
Nov 16, 2011 5:05 p.m.
Failed 150/276
Nov 16, 2011 5:08 p.m.
Failed 123/299
Nov 16, 2011 5:12 p.m.
Failed 146/277
Nov 16, 2011 5:51 p.m.
Passed 272/154

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 197 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 2009

H.R. 3543 (Related)
National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 1, 2011

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