To address the problem of illegal firearm trafficking to Mexico.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 35th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 22, 2017
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 22, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Torres Takes Part in US-Mexico Interparliamentary Group Meeting in Mexico City”
— Rep. Norma Torres [D-CA35] (Sponsor) on Jun 7, 2017
Mar 22, 2017
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H.R. 1692 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1692. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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