S. 150 (113th): Assault Weapons Ban of 2013

The Assault Weapons Ban of 2013 bill prohibits the sale, manufacture, transfer and importation of 157 of the most commonly-owned military-style assault weapons. It bans an additional group of assault weapons that can accept a detachable ammunition magazine and have one or more military characteristics. In addition, the bill bans large-capacity magazines and other ammunition feeding devices that hold more than ...

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Jan 24, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dianne Feinstein

Senior Senator from California



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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2013
Length: 126 pages


Jan 24, 2013

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Mar 14, 2013
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S. 150 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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