US SB32 | 2011-2012 | 112th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-0)
Status: Introduced on January 25 2011 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2011-01-25 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device Act - Amends the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act to prohibit: (1) the transfer or possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device, except for its lawful possession within the United States on or before the date of this Act's enactment; and (2) the importation or bringing into the United States of such a device. Sets forth exceptions to such ban. Sets penalties for violations.Requires a large capacity ammunition feeding device manufactured after this Act's enactment to be identified by a serial number that clearly shows that the device was manufactured after enactment and such other identification as the Attorney General may prescribe.

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Title

Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2011-01-25SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Same As/Similar To

HB308 (Same As) 2011-02-07 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

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Bill Comments 750

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