New Cosponsor — Apr 15, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. John McCain [R-AZ]
The bill now has 9 cosponsors (7 Republicans, 2 Democrats).
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Mar 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from South Carolina
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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 6 pages
A bill to improve the effectiveness of the National Instant Criminal Background Check System by clarifying reporting requirements related to adjudications of mental incompetency, and for other purposes.
The “S.” in “S. 480” 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 480 — 113th Congress: NICS Reporting Improvement Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s480
“S. 480 — 113th Congress: NICS Reporting Improvement Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. August 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s480>
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