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H.R. 1365 (114th): Ammunition and Firearms Protection Act


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 16, 2015 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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114th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1365

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 16, 2015

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To prevent the reclassification of certain ammunition as armor piercing ammunition.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Ammunition and Firearms Protection Act.

2.

Prevention of reclassification of certain ammunition as armor piercing ammunition

Section 921(a)(17) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:

(D)

Notwithstanding subparagraph (B), the term armor piercing ammunition does not include—

(i)

any M855 (5.56 mm x 45 mm) or SS109 type ammunition; or

(ii)

any ammunition designed, intended, and marketed for use in a rifle.

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