H.R. 3018 (113th): Gun Violence Prevention and Safe Communities Act of 2013


Aug 2, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Danny Davis

Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the excise tax and special occupational tax in respect of firearms and to increase the transfer tax on any other weapon, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/2/2013--Introduced.Gun Violence Prevention and Safe Communities Act of 2013 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the excise tax on the sale of firearms by manufacturers, producers, or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 2, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3018”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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