To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for a 7-day waiting period before a semiautomatic firearm, a silencer, armor piercing ammunition, or a large capacity ammunition magazine may be transferred.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 7, 2017
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on November 7, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Watson Coleman Requests Votes in Lieu of Moment of Silence for Trenton Mass Shooting”
— Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman [D-NJ12] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 19, 2018
Nov 7, 2017
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H.R. 4268 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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