To express the sense of the Congress that the United States should not adopt any treaty that poses a threat to national sovereignty or abridges any rights guaranteed by the United States Constitution, such as the right to keep and bear arms, and to withhold funding from the United Nations unless the President certifies that the United Nations has not taken action to restrict, attempt to restrict, or otherwise adversely infringe upon the rights of individuals in the United States to keep and bear arms, or abridge any of the other constitutionally protected rights of citizens of the United States.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 36th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 6, 2013
Length: 4 pages
Feb 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 6, 2013
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H.R. 575 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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