S. 374 (113th): Fix Gun Checks Act of 2013

Introduced:

Feb 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles “Chuck” Schumer

Senior Senator from New York

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2013
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every firearm sale.

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History

Feb 25, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 12, 2013
 
Reported by Committee

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