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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation HB2247

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Legislation Overview

Title: Collectible Firearms Protection Act

Subject: Firearms and explosives: Historical and cultural resources: Military assistance, sales, and agreements: Trade restrictions: International affairs

Description: Collectible Firearms Protection Act - Amends the Arms Export Control Act to allow the importation of certain firearms listed as curios or relics into the United States by a licensed importer without the requirement of an authorization from or payment to the Department of State or the Department of Defense (DOD) upon certification to the Attorney General that such firearms are lawfully possessed under the laws of the exporting country.

Session: 113th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.

Last Action Date: June 19, 2013

Link: NA

Sponsors

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39 sponsors: Lummis, Cynthia M.; Bachmann, Michele; Barletta, Lou; Barr, Garland "Andy"; Bishop, Rob; Boustany, Charles W., Jr.; Capito, Shelley Moore; Coble, Howard; Collins, Chris; Crawford, Eric A. "Rick"; Duncan, Jeff; Farenthold, Blake; Fleischmann, Charles J. "Chuck"; Franks, Trent; Guthrie, Brett; Hanna, Richard L.; Hartzler, Vicky; Kelly, Mike; Kingston, Jack; Kinzinger, Adam; Kline, John; LaMalfa, Doug; Latta, Robert E.; Marchant, Kenny; McIntyre, Mike; Nugent, Richard; Nunnelee, Alan; Owens, William L.; Posey, Bill; Radel, Trey; Rahall, Nick J., II; Ross, Dennis; Simpson, Michael K.; Smith, Jason; Stockman, Steve; Thornberry, Mac; Walberg, Tim; Woodall, Rob; Young, Don;

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 9% (39 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jun 19, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.
House Jun 4, 2013 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
House Jun 4, 2013 Referred to House Foreign Affairs
House Jun 4, 2013 Referred to House Ways and Means
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 7 2013 federal link 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: Ways And Means

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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