To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the sale or other disposition of a firearm to, and the possession, shipment, transportation, or receipt of a firearm by, certain classes of high-risk individuals.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 8, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on February 8, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Mar 5, 2018
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5163 (115th).
Feb 8, 2019
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H.R. 1116 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1116. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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