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S. 1506 (116th): A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to permit certain individuals complying with State law to possess firearms.


The text of the bill below is as of May 16, 2019 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1506

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 16, 2019

(for himself, Mrs. Blackburn, Mr. Braun, Mr. Cramer, Mr. Hawley, Mr. Lee, and Mr. Enzi) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To amend title 18, United States Code, to permit certain individuals complying with State law to possess firearms.

1.

Gun-free school zones

Section 922(q)(2)(B)(ii) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking licensed to do so by the State in which the school zone is located or a political subdivision of the State, and the law of the State or political subdivision requires that, before an individual obtains such a license, the law enforcement authorities of the State or political subdivision verify that the individual is qualified under law to receive the license and inserting in compliance with the law of the State and political subdivision in which the school zone is located.