To promote the tracing of firearms used in crimes, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 24, 2014
Length: 4 pages
Jun 24, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 24, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 24, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 16, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1858 (114th).
H.R. 4946 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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