To require reciprocity between the District of Columbia and other States and jurisdictions with respect to the ability of individuals to carry certain concealed firearms, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 15, 2017
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on June 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Rogers on D.C. Personal Protection Reciprocity Act”
— Rep. Mike Rogers [R-AL3] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 31, 2017
“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
“On the 44th Anniversary of the Home Rule Act, Norton to Go to House Floor to Recall Its Bipartisan Origin and Call Out Members Who Attack D.C. Home Rule, Tomorrow”
— Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] on Dec 11, 2017
Jun 15, 2017
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H.R. 2909 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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