S. 82 (113th): Separation of Powers Restoration and Second Amendment Protection Act of 2013


Jan 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rand Paul

Junior Senator from Kentucky



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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide that any executive action infringing on the Second Amendment has no force or effect, and to prohibit the use of funds for certain purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/23/2013--Introduced.Separation of Powers Restoration and Second Amendment Protection Act of 2013 - Expresses the sense of Congress that any executive order, memoranda, proclamation, or signing statement issued by the President ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 23, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 28, 2013
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 82”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 410 (Related)
Restore the Constitution Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 23, 2013

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