To provide for the mandatory licensing and registration of handguns, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 24, 2018
Length: 8 pages
Apr 24, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 24, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 24, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 17, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 687.
H.R. 5607 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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