Title: Firearm Importation Fairness Act of 2014
Subject: Firearms and explosives: Trade restrictions: Crime and law enforcement
Description: Firearm Importation Fairness Act of 2014 - Amends the federal criminal code to eliminate the requirement that a firearm or ammunition be particularly suitable for sporting purposes in order for such firearm or ammunition to be authorized to be: (1) imported into the United States; or (2) shipped to a member of the Armed Forces on active duty outside the United States, to a club composed of such members, or to the U.S. residence of such a member. Prohibits the Attorney General from authorizing the importation of armor piercing ammunition, incendiary ammunition, or tracer ammunition.
Session: 113th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Last Action Date: April 16, 2014
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11 sponsors: Simpson, Michael K.; Carter, John R.; Collins, Chris; Culberson, John Abney; DesJarlais, Scott; Jenkins, Lynn; Jordan, Jim; Lummis, Cynthia M.; McIntyre, Mike; Sessions, Pete; Shuster, Bill;
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 3% (11 of 435)
|House||Apr 16, 2014||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.|
|House||Feb 28, 2014||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Mar 7 2014||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Judiciary
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