A bill to authorize the Attorney General to deny the transfer of firearms and explosives and Federal firearms and explosives licenses and permits to known or suspected terrorists.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maine. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 27, 2018
Length: 20 pages
Feb 27, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 27, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 27, 2018
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S. 2458 (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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