Text: H.R.163 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/03/2017)


115th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 163


To repeal the provisions of the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act prohibiting the bringing of qualified civil liability actions in Federal or State court.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 3, 2017

Mr. Hastings introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To repeal the provisions of the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act prohibiting the bringing of qualified civil liability actions in Federal or State court.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Gun Manufacturers Accountability Act”.

SEC. 2. Repeal of prohibition on bringing qualified civil liability actions in Federal or State court.

Sections 2 through 4 of the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act (15 U.S.C. 7901–7903; Public Law 109–92) are hereby repealed.