S. 2123 (97th): Firearms Ownership Rights Act of 1982

A bill to amend title 18, Chapter 44, United States Code, to provide clarification of limitations on controls of the interstate movement of firearms, and to prohibit the use of federal funds to political subdivisions which implement certain gun control ordinances.

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Feb 23, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 23, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steven Symms

Senator from Idaho



Feb 23, 1982

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S. 2123 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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