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H.R. 1266: Ghost Guns Are Guns Act

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 14, 2019 (Introduced).


I

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1266

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 14, 2019

(for himself, Mr. Schneider, Mr. Cicilline, Mr. Cohen, Mr. Swalwell of California, Mr. Cárdenas, Mr. Blumenauer, Ms. Norton, Mrs. Watson Coleman, and Ms. Velázquez) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To amend title 18, United States Code, to require firearm assembly kits to be considered to be firearms.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Ghost Guns Are Guns Act.

2.

Firearm assembly kits considered to be firearms

Section 921(a) of title 18, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (3), by striking or (D) any destructive device and inserting ; (D) any destructive device; or (E) any combination of parts designed or intended for use in converting any device into a firearm and from which a firearm may be readily assembled; and

(2)

in paragraph (4)—

(A)

by adding and at the end of subparagraph (A);

(B)

by striking and at the end of subparagraph (B) and inserting a period; and

(C)

by striking subparagraph (C).