H.R. 1177 (113th): Domestic Violence Survivor Protection Act

To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect more victims of domestic violence by preventing their abusers from possessing or receiving firearms, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Lois Capps

Representative for California's 24th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2013
Length: 4 pages

History

Mar 14, 2013
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1177 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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