H.R.1047 - Child Safety Lock Act of 1997105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY-9] (Introduced 03/12/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||03/14/1997 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1047 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/12/1997)
Child Safety Lock Act of 1997 - Amends the Federal criminal code to define (firearm) "locking device."
Makes it unlawful for a licensed manufacturer, importer, or dealer to sell, deliver, or transfer a handgun without a locking device or a specified related warning, with exceptions for law enforcement and governmental entities.
Sets forth civil penalties (in addition to any administrative penalties) for related violations, including suspension or loss of license.