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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 29, 2016
Length: 3 pages
Apr 29, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 29, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 29, 2016
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H.R. 5135 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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