Bill Text — Jan 13, 2015
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Jan 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2013
Length: 6 pages
To establish a gun buyback grant program.
1/14/2013--Introduced.Buyback Our Safety Act - Directs the Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Justice Programs of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to establish a gun buyback program under which ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 307.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 227”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 227 — 113th Congress: Buyback Our Safety Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr227
“H.R. 227 — 113th Congress: Buyback Our Safety Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr227>
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