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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 436 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 2011

S. 649 (Related)
Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 22, 2013

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 374” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Feb 25, 2013
Reported by Committee
Mar 12, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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