To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to provide that a member of the armed forces and the spouse of that member shall have the same rights regarding the receipt of firearms at the location of any duty station of the member.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 12, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on May 12, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 12, 2015
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H.R. 2259 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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