A bill to amend chapter 44 (relating to firearms) of title 18, United States Code, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Aug 1, 1985
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H.R. 3155 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3155. This is the one from the 99th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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