A bill to revise various laws that interfere with the right of the people to obtain and use firearms for all lawful purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Idaho. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 27, 2015
Length: 7 pages
Oct 27, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 27, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 27, 2015
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S. 2209 (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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