A bill to restore Second Amendment rights in the District of Columbia.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Florida. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 17, 2017
Length: 42 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on January 17, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Norton to Introduce Resolution Designating June as National Gun Violence Awareness Month, Calls on Congress to Pass National Gun Violence Prevention Legislation to Protect D.C. Residents and Others”
— Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] on May 31, 2018
“On the 44th Anniversary of the Home Rule Act, Norton to Go to House Floor to Recall Its Bipartisan Origin and Call Out Members Who Attack D.C. Home Rule, Tomorrow”
— Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] on Dec 11, 2017
Mar 26, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 874 (114th).
Jan 17, 2017
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S. 162 (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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