To prohibit the purchase, ownership, or possession of enhanced body armor by civilians, with exceptions.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 14, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jul 31, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5344 (113th).
Jan 14, 2015
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H.R. 378 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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