H.R. 138 would prohibit the sale and transfer of ammunition magazines that have a capacity of, or could be readily converted to accept, more than 10 rounds.
Individuals who own large-capacity magazines on or before the date of the enactment of the bill would be able to keep them. The bill would also exempt retired and current law enforcement ...
Jan 3, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 3, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2013
Length: 4 pages
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