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Official Title as Introduced

To prohibit persons convicted of a crime involving domestic violence from owning or possessing firearms, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
05/14/1996Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
05/29/1996Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
05/14/1996Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/14/1996Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary05/14/1996 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime05/29/1996 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/14/1996)

Amends the Federal criminal code to prohibit persons under indictment for, or convicted of, any crime involving domestic violence from owning or possessing, or engaging in other specified activities with respect to, firearms.

Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to prescribe regulations providing for the effective receipt and secure storage of firearms relinquished by or seized from such persons.

Exempts persons convicted of a crime of domestic violence from certain provisions regarding: (1) restoration of civil rights after a conviction; and (2) administrative relief from firearm prohibitions.