H.R. 4269: Assault Weapons Ban of 2015

Assault weapons were banned federally under the Bill Clinton administration, from 1994 to 2004, but have been legal federally ever since. (Although several states do ban the weapons.) H.R. 4269, the Assault Weapons Ban of 2015, was introduced by Rep. David Cicilline (R-RI1) last December about two weeks after the San Bernardino massacre. The bill would reinstate the federal ...

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Dec 16, 2015


Referred to Committee on Dec 16, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on December 16, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


David Cicilline

Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2015
Length: 124 pages


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Dec 16, 2015

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