H.R. 1329: ATF Elimination Act

To abolish the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, transfer its functions relating to the Federal firearms, explosives, and arson laws, violent crime, and domestic terrorism to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and transfer its functions relating to the Federal alcohol and tobacco smuggling laws to the Drug Enforcement Administration, and for other purposes.

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Mar 4, 2015


Referred to Committee on Mar 4, 2015

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James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2015
Length: 17 pages


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Mar 4, 2015

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