Summary: H.R.1228 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1228. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/08/1997)

Stop Arming Felons (SAFe) Act - Amends the Federal criminal code to: (1) deny natural persons the opportunity to seek administrative relief from prohibitions against possessing, shipping, transporting, or receiving firearms or ammunition; (2) require publication of additional information about such administrative relief granted to any person; and (3) prohibit the possession of, or transactions in, firearms by any natural person convicted of a serious drug offense or violent felony, regardless of any expungement of the conviction or restoration of other civil rights.