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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 38th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 15, 2013
Length: 8 pages
Feb 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 15, 2013
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H.R. 793 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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