S.1087 - Youth Handgun Safety Act of 1993103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kohl, Herb [D-WI] (Introduced 06/09/1993)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/21/1993 Subcommittee on Juvenile Justice. Approved for full committee consideration with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1087 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/09/1993)
Youth Handgun Safety Act of 1993 - Amends the Federal criminal code to prohibit: (1) the sale, delivery, or transfer to a juvenile of a handgun or ammunition that is suitable for use only in a handgun; and (2) the possession by a juvenile of a handgun or such ammunition.
Makes exceptions with respect to a temporary transfer to, or possession by, a juvenile: (1) when the handgun is used in target practice under adult supervision, under specified conditions; or (2) who is a member of the U.S. armed forces or the National Guard who possesses or is armed with a handgun in the line of duty.
Sets penalties for violations of this Act.