Summary: H.R.1276 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1276. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/10/1993)

Citizens' Self-Defense Act of 1993 - Declares that a person not prohibited by Federal law from receiving a firearm shall have the right to obtain firearms for security and to use firearms in defense of self, family, or home.

Authorizes persons whose rights under this Act have been violated to bring an action in U.S. district court against the United States, any State, or any person for damages, injunctive relief, and such other relief as the court deems appropriate.

Sets forth provisions regarding: (1) the award of attorney's fees; and (2) the statute of limitations.