To provide the Attorney General with greater discretion in issuing Federal firearms licenses, and to authorize temporarily greater scrutiny of Federal firearms licensees who have transferred a firearm unlawfully or had 10 or more crime guns traced back to them in the preceding 2 years.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 28, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Oct 28, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 28, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 28, 2015
H.R. 3853 (114th) was a bill in the United States 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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 3853 — 114th Congress: Gun Dealer Accountability Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr3853
“H.R. 3853 — 114th Congress: Gun Dealer Accountability Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. March 20, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr3853>
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