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H.R. 7366 (96th): Law Enforcement Officers Protection Act of 1980

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A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to conduct a study of handgun bullets manufactured in or imported into the United States to determine which bullets have the capacity to penetrate bulletproof vests commonly used by law enforcement officers.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
May 15, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor

Mario Biaggi

Representative for New York's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Source

History

May 15, 1980
 
Introduced

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H.R. 7366 (96th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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