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The Protecting Lawful Transportation of Firearms Act

H.R. 1290: To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to more comprehensively address the interstate transportation of firearms or ammunition.

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Firearms Policy Coalition 190,507 Facebook fans 4,438 Twitter followers

H.R. 1290 would allow a person who is not prohibited from possessing, transporting, shipping, or receiving a firearm or ammunition to transport a firearm or ammunition 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, the ammunition is not loaded into a firearm and:

(A) if the transportation is by motor vehicle, the firearm or ammunition is not directly accessible from the passenger compartment of the vehicle, and, if the vehicle is without a compartment separate from ...

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