About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
Amends the Gun Control Act of 1968 to define "handgun," "pistol," "revolver," "handgun model," and "minimum requirements for handguns".Defines "concealable handgun" to mean any handgun which is manufactured, assembled, produced, ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Oct 10, 1978
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 14280”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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