To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to strengthen the background check procedures to be followed before a Federal firearms licensee may transfer a firearm to a person who is not such a licensee.
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Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 5, 2019
Length: 8 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 28, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.
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H.R. 1112 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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