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H.R. 3115 (114th): Enhancing Safety at Military Installations Act

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To safeguard military and civilian personnel on military bases and Armed Forces recruitment facilities by repealing bans on military personnel carrying firearms on military bases and recruitment facilities, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Scott DesJarlais

Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Jul 20, 2015
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 20, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


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DesJarlais-Cohen Legislation Included in Recently Passed National Defense Authorization Act
    — Rep. Scott DesJarlais [R-TN4] (Sponsor) on Oct 8, 2015

Carter Pledges to Fight President Obamas Illegal Attack on Second Amendment Rights
    — Rep. Buddy Carter [R-GA1] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 5, 2016

Congressman Bruce Westerman Co-Sponsors Bills to Protect Military Service Members
    — Rep. Bruce Westerman [R-AR4] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 24, 2015

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Jul 20, 2015

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

H.R. 3115 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3115. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

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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