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
About the bill
To require criminal background checks on all firearms transactions occurring at gun shows.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
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 ...
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 591 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 141 — 113th Congress: Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr141
“H.R. 141 — 113th Congress: Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 1, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr141>
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