H.R. 5666 (114th): Stop Taxing the Second Amendment Act of 2016

To limit the authority of States and local governments to impose taxes payable with respect to the sale of certain firearms or ammunition, or to impose new or increased taxes payable for background checks incident to sales of firearms or ammunition.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 7, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 7, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sam Graves

Representative for Missouri's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2016
Length: 6 pages

History

Jul 7, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5666 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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