To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to prohibit the expenditure of certain grant funds to purchase firearms, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 13, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Mar 13, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 13, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 13, 2018
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H.R. 5257 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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