To nullify any generalized, routine or ongoing reporting requirement imposed on a person licensed under section 923 of title 18, United States Code, that is based on the geographic location in which the licensee is located or on the sale of multiple rifles or shotguns, or any specific type of rifle or shotgun, to the same person.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 6, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on April 6, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (6 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
Apr 6, 2017
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H.R. 1976 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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