Bill Text — Mar 14, 2013
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Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2013
Length: 4 pages
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 title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1177”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1177 — 113th Congress: Domestic Violence Survivor Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1177
“H.R. 1177 — 113th Congress: Domestic Violence Survivor Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1177>
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