To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to restrict the ability of a person whose Federal license to import, manufacture, or deal in firearms has been revoked, whose application to renew such a license has been denied, or who has received a license revocation or renewal denial notice, to transfer business inventory firearms, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 25, 2015
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on June 25, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Cicilline to GOP Leaders: Stop Genuflecting Before the NRA”
— Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1] (Sponsor) on Oct 6, 2015
“Cicilline Announces New Gun Violence Prevention Effort”
— Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1] (Sponsor) on Jun 30, 2015
Jan 3, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 93 (113th).
Jun 25, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 9, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4342 (115th).
H.R. 2916 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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