H.R. 793 (113th): Firearm Safety and Buyback Grant Act of 2013

Introduced:

Feb 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Linda Sánchez

Representative for California's 38th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2013
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 793” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Feb 15, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
26 cosponsors (26D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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