New Cosponsor — May 15, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY9]
The bill now has 26 cosponsors (26 Democrats).
Feb 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 38th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2013
Length: 8 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose an excise tax on concealable firearms and to require the Attorney General to establish a firearms buyback grant program.
2/15/2013--Introduced.Firearm Safety and Buyback Grant Act of 2013 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to impose upon the seller of any concealable firearm an excise tax equal to 10% of ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 793 — 113th Congress: Firearm Safety and Buyback Grant Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr793
“H.R. 793 — 113th Congress: Firearm Safety and Buyback Grant Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr793>
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