To amend the Arms Export Control Act to provide that certain firearms listed as curios or relics may be imported into the United States by a licensed importer without obtaining authorization from the Department of State or the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on February 16, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 16, 2017
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H.R. 1137 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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