H.R. 141 (113th): Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2013

H.R. 141 would regulate private firearm sales at gun shows, requiring operators to be registered and gun buyers to undergo a background check. According to the bill, gun show operators must:Be 21 years or older.Not be prohibited from possessing a firearm under the Gun Control Act of 1968.Register with the Attorney General.Notify the Attorney General at least 30 days in ... Continue reading »



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.


Carolyn McCarthy

Representative for New York's 4th congressional district



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Jan 3, 2013

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H.R. 141 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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