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 ... Continue reading »
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.
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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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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