To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat in the same manner as a machine gun any bump fire stock, or any other devices designed to accelerate substantially the rate of fire of a semiautomatic weapon.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 31, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Oct 31, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 31, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 31, 2017
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H.R. 4168 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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