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 ...
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: 12 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 591 (112th).
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H.R. 141 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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