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A bill to establish and clarify that Congress does not authorize persons convicted of dangerous crimes in foreign courts to freely possess firearms in the United States.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 30, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 261 — 113th Congress: No Firearms for Foreign Felons Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s261
“S. 261 — 113th Congress: No Firearms for Foreign Felons Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s261>
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