H. R. 1365
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 16, 2015
Mr. McHenry introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To prevent the reclassification of certain ammunition as armor piercing ammunition.
This Act may be cited as the
Ammunition and Firearms Protection Act.
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:
Notwithstanding subparagraph (B), the term armor piercing ammunition does not include—
any M855 (5.56 mm x 45 mm) or SS109 type ammunition; or
any ammunition designed, intended, and marketed for use in a rifle.