Summary: H.R.1222 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1222. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/04/1993)

Amends the Federal criminal code to prohibit any person: (1) convicted in any court of a drug crime from possessing a firearm for five years after committing such a crime or violating any Federal or State law relating to firearms; (2) during such period, from knowingly transferring a firearm to any individual who has been convicted in any court of a drug crime; or (3) from knowingly transferring a firearm to any individual under indictment for a drug crime.

Provides enhanced penalties for possession of a firearm during and in relation to the commission of a drug crime.