IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 8 (legislative day, March 7), 2022
Mrs. Feinstein (for herself, Mr. Menendez, Mr. Blumenthal, and Mr. Booker) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To amend title 18, United States Code, to make fraudulent dealings in firearms and ammunition unlawful, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Stopping the Fraudulent Sales of Firearms Act.
Fraudulent dealings in firearms
Section 922(a) of title 18, United States Code, is amended—
in paragraph (9), by striking the period and at the end and inserting
; and; and
by adding at the end the following:
for any person—
to import, manufacture, or sell a firearm or ammunition by means of false or fraudulent pretenses, representations, or promises; and
to transmit or cause to be transmitted, by means of wire, radio, or television communication in interstate or foreign commerce, any communication relating to the importation, manufacture, or sale described in subparagraph (A).
Section 924(a)(1)(B) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by inserting