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PA Bill Number: HB2957

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for sale or transfer of high-power firearm ammunition; and, in Commonwealth services, further ...

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for sale or transfer of high-power firearm ammunition; and, in Commonwealth services, further ... ...

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Last Action Date: Oct 30, 2020

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB952

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

This legislation is a targeted, devious attack on firearms ownership through ammunition performance manipulation.

Legislation Overview

Title: Armor-Piercing Bullets Act of 2019

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Firearms and explosives

Description: Armor-Piercing Bullets Act of 2019 This bill establishes a framework for determining whether certain armor piercing ammunition is primarily intended for sporting purposes. Current law prohibits the import, manufacture, and distribution of armor piercing ammunition. However, armor piercing ammunition that is primarily intended for sporting purposes is exempt from the prohibition and may be lawfully imported, manufactured, and distributed.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

Last Action Date: March 22, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/952/all-info

Sponsors

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6 sponsors: Eliot Engel (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Steve Cohen (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Bonnie Coleman (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Mar 22 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Feb 4 2019 Introduced in House
House Feb 4 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 15 2019 federal bill text bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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