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H.R. 1115 (116th): Firearm Safety Act of 2019


The text of the bill below is as of Feb 8, 2019 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1115

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 8, 2019

(for herself, Mr. Langevin, Mr. Yarmuth, Ms. Norton, Ms. Clarke of New York, Ms. Wasserman Schultz, Mr. Cohen, Ms. Jackson Lee, Ms. Plaskett, Ms. Clark of Massachusetts, Ms. Brownley of California, Mr. Danny K. Davis of Illinois, Mr. Cicilline, and Mr. Moulton) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce

A BILL

To amend the Consumer Product Safety Act to remove the exclusion of pistols, revolvers, and other firearms from the definition of consumer product in order to permit the issuance of safety standards for such articles by the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Firearm Safety Act of 2019.

2.

Removal of exclusion of firearms from the definition of consumer product

Section 3(a)(5) of the Consumer Product Safety Act (15 U.S.C. 2052(a)(5)) is amended by striking subparagraph (E) and redesignating subparagraphs (F) through (I) as subparagraphs (E) through (H), respectively.