H.Res. 520 (114th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Federal firearms laws should be rigorously enforced, that all appropriate measures should be taken to end the flood of unlawfully purchased firearms into our communities, and that adequate resources should be provided to accomplish such purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 5, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 5, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Brenda Lawrence

Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 5, 2015
Length: 3 pages

History

Nov 5, 2015
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.Res. 520 (114th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

This simple resolution 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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