H.R. 578 (113th): Respecting States’ Rights and Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2013


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.


Marlin Stutzman

Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district



Read Text »
Last Updated: Feb 6, 2013
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To allow reciprocity for the carrying of certain concealed firearms.

Summary (CRS)

2/6/2013--Introduced.Respecting States' Rights and Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2013 - Amends the federal criminal code to authorize a person who is not prohibited from possessing, transporting, shipping, or receiving ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 6, 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. 578”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


45 cosponsors (45R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1908 (Related)
Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2014

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 9, 2014

H.R. 2959 (Related)
National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2013

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: