H.R.3597 - 10-20-Life Act106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rogan, James E. [R-CA-27] (Introduced 02/08/2000)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||02/15/2000 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime.|
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Summary: H.R.3597 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
10-20-Life Act - Amends the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act to increase penalties for using, carrying, or possessing a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence or drug trafficking crime. Sets penalties of life imprisonment or a term of at least 25 years imprisonment if an individual is injured by the discharge of a firearm.
Introduced in House (02/08/2000)
Defines "juvenile delinquency" to exclude such violation committed by a person age14 or older (thus providing for their trial as adults).