To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the sale or other disposition of a firearm to, and the possession, shipment, transportation, or receipt of a firearm by, certain classes of high-risk individuals.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 5, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Mar 5, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 5, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 5, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 8, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1116.
H.R. 5163 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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