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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB2019

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Legislation Overview

Title: ATF Wrongful Reclassification Act

Subject: Firearms and explosives: Crime and law enforcement

Description: ATF Wrongful Reclassification Act Amends the federal criminal code to modify the definition of "armor piercing ammunition" for purposes of federal firearms provisions to: (1) include a projectile or projectile core that is designed and intended by the manufacturer solely for use in a handgun (currently, a projectile that may be used in a handgun); and (2) exclude a projectile that is primarily intended by the manufacturer to be used for lawful purposes (currently, a projectile that the Attorney General finds is primarily intended to be used for sporting purposes).

Session: 114th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 15, 2015



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17 sponsors: Scott Perry (R); Mike D. Rogers (R); Kevin Cramer (R); Lynn Jenkins (R); Stephen Fincher (R); Tom McClintock (R); Thomas Massie (R); Austin Scott (R); Michael Burgess (R); Adrian Smith (R); Tom Cole (R); Doug LaMalfa (R); Robert Hurt (R); Jeff Miller (R); Duncan Hunter (R); Frank Lucas (R); Bruce Westerman (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 4% (17 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House May 15, 2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
House Apr 23, 2015 Introduced in House
House Apr 23, 2015 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 8 2015 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations

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