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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 24th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 14, 2013
Length: 4 pages
Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 14, 2013
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H.R. 1177 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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