H.R. 5135 (114th): Suppressor Export Act

To amend the Arms Export Control Act to provide that no regulation issued under section 38(a)(1) of that Act, and no policy or practice in implementing such a regulation, may prohibit the otherwise lawful export for sale or transfer of any firearm silencer, or any component, part, accessory or attachment for any firearm silencer, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 29, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Chris Stewart

Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2016
Length: 3 pages

History

Apr 29, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5135 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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