H.R. 1137: Collectible Firearms Protection Act

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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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 16, 2017

Status:

Referred to Committee on Feb 16, 2017

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 16, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Doug Collins

Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Feb 16, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Ordered Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1137 is 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.

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