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H.R. 2546 (114th): Firearm Risk Protection Act of 2015

The Firearm Risk Protection Act would mandate liability insurance coverage for gun buyers. It would impose a maximum fine of $10,000 on anyone without liability insurance who buys a firearm or possesses a firearm purchased after the enactment of the bill. It would also fine anyone who sells a gun to someone without insurance. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY12) mentioned the ... Continue reading »

Overview

Introduced:

May 21, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 21, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 21, 2015
Length: 3 pages

History

May 21, 2015
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 2546 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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