To amend the Arms Export Control Act to provide that certain firearms listed as curios or relics may be imported into the United States by a licensed importer without obtaining authorization from the Department of State or the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wyoming At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 4, 2013
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on June 4, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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38 Cosponsors (35 Republicans, 3 Democrats)
Sep 29, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6240 (111th).
Feb 10, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 615 (112th).
Jun 4, 2013
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Jun 2, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2611 (114th).
H.R. 2247 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2247. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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