H.R. 1565 (113th): Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act of 2013

Introduced:

Apr 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Peter “Pete” King
Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2013
Length: 50 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 1605 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 17, 2013

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1217 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 3, 2015

H.R. 1605 (Related)
Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 17, 2013

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History

Introduced
Apr 15, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
188 cosponsors (186D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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