Bill Text — Mar 22, 2013
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Feb 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from New York
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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2013
Length: 16 pages
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.
3/12/2013--Reported to Senate amended.Fix Gun Checks Act of 2013 - TitleI - Ensuring That All Individuals Who Should Be Prohibited From Buying A Gun Are Listed In The National Instant ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 436 (112th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 2011
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 22, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 374 — 113th Congress: Fix Gun Checks Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s374
“S. 374 — 113th Congress: Fix Gun Checks Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s374>
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