To amend title 18, United States Code, to increase the age at which a rifle or shotgun may be acquired from a federally licensed firearms dealer, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 22nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 22, 2018
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 22, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
Mar 22, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 14, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1262.
H.R. 5398 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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