Sponsor and status
95th Congress (1977–1978)
This bill was introduced on October 10, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district
Oct 10, 1978
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H.R. 14280 (95th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 14280. This is the one from the 95th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to prohibit the possession, sale, and manufacture of certain inexpensive handguns commonly used in crime, H.R. 14280, 95th Cong. (1978).
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