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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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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1177>
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