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2/22/1977--Introduced.Amends provisions setting forth additional penalties for using or unlawfully carrying a firearm during the commission of a Federal felony to name such activity "armed criminal action. Specifies penalties for ...
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Feb 22, 1977
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 9, 1978
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