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


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

See Instead:

H.R. 6833 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jul 22, 1982

About the bill

Full Title

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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Related Bills

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S. 45 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 1983

H.R. 6833 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 22, 1982

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2123” means this is a Senate 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.

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Feb 23, 1982


4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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