To restore Second Amendment rights in the District of Columbia.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 15, 2017
Length: 41 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on March 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Norton to Introduce Resolution Designating June as National Gun Violence Awareness Month, Calls on Congress to Pass National Gun Violence Prevention Legislation to Protect D.C. Residents and Others”
— Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] on May 31, 2018
Mar 15, 2017
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H.R. 1537 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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