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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 28, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Oct 28, 2015
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H.R. 3853 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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