The Assault Weapons Ban of 2013 bill prohibits the sale, manufacture, transfer and importation of 157 of the most commonly-owned military-style assault weapons. It bans an additional group of assault weapons that can accept a detachable ammunition magazine and have one or more military characteristics. In addition, the bill bans large-capacity magazines and other ammunition feeding devices that hold more than ... Continue reading »
Jan 29, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 29, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 29, 2013
Length: 123 pages
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S. 150 (same title)
Ordered Reported by Committee — Mar 14, 2013
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H.R. 437 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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