To modernize the Undetectable Firearms Act of 1988.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 30, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 30, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Madeleine Dean Introduces H.R. 869, The Undetectable Firearms Modernization Act”
— Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA4] (Sponsor) on Jan 31, 2019
Jan 30, 2019
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Mar 2, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1477.
H.R. 869 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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