H.R.2259 - Protect Our Military Families' 2nd Amendment Rights Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rigell, E. Scott [R-VA-2] (Introduced 05/12/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||06/01/2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2259 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/12/2015)
Protect Our Military Families' 2nd Amendment Rights Act
Amends the federal criminal code to authorize a licensed importer, manufacturer, or dealer of firearms to ship to the spouse of a member of the U.S. Armed Forces on active duty outside the United States or to clubs composed of such members and spouses, and authorizes such a spouse or club to receive, a firearm or ammunition generally recognized as particularly suitable for sporting purposes and intended for the personal use of such spouse or club.
Describes a member of the Armed Forces on active duty or a spouse of such member, for purposes of federal firearms provisions, as a resident of the state in which: (1) the member or spouse maintains legal residence, (2) the permanent duty station of the member is located, or (3) the member maintains a place of abode from which the member commutes each day to the member's permanent duty station.