To protect Second Amendment rights, ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, and provide a responsible and consistent background check process.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 15, 2013
Length: 50 pages
Apr 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 15, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 3, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1217 (114th).
H.R. 1565 (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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