Summary

H.R. 4269: To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to more comprehensively address the interstate transportation of firearms or ammunition. Read More

Status

This bill was introduced on Mar 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not passed.

Date Introduced
Mar 27, 2012

Co-Sponsors

r-45
d-6

Bill Text

A BILL

To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to more comprehensively address the interstate transportation of firearms or ammunition.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. INTERSTATE TRANSPORTATION OF FIREARMS OR AMMUNITION.

(a) In General.--Section 926A of title 18, United States Code, is amended to read as follows: ``Sec. 926A. Interstate transportation of firearms or ammunition ``(a) Notwithstanding any provision of any law, rule, or regulation of a State or any political subdivision thereof: ``(1) A person who is not prohibited by this chapter from possessing, transporting, shipping, or receiving a firearm or ammunition shall be entitled to transport a firearm for any lawful purpose from any place where the person may lawfully possess, carry, or transport the firearm to any other such place if, during the transportation, the firearm is unloaded, and-- ``(A) if the transportation is by motor vehicle, the firearm is not directly accessible from the passenger compartment of the vehicle, and, if the vehicle is without a compartment separate from the passenger compartment, the firearm is in a locked container other than the glove compartment or console, or is secured by a secure gun storage or safety device; or ``(B) if the transportation is by other means, the firearm is in a locked container or secured by a secure gun storage or safety device. ``(2) A person who is not prohibited by this chapter from possessing, transporting, shipping,...

Read Full Text

Sentiment Map

Select:

Nation

0 Supporting
0 Opposing
0% 0%

State: CA

0 Supporting
0 Opposing
0% 0%

District: 1st

0 Supporting
0 Opposing
0% 0%

Popularity Trend

Organizations Supporting

No organizations supporting yet.

Organizations Opposing

No organizations opposing yet.

Users Supporting

No constiutents supporting yet.

Users Opposing

No constituents opposing yet.

Bill Summary

H.R. 4268the Export-Import Bank Termination Act H.R. 4270the Postal Executive Accountability Act