Text: H.R.2097 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (04/14/2017)


115th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 2097


To prevent the reclassification of certain ammunition as armor piercing ammunition.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 14, 2017

Mr. Perry (for himself and Mr. LaMalfa) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To prevent the reclassification of certain ammunition as armor piercing ammunition.

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 “ATF Wrongful Reclassification Act”.

SEC. 2. Prevention of reclassification of certain ammunition as armor piercing ammunition.

Section 921(a)(17) of title 18, United States Code, is amended—

(1) in subparagraph (B)(i), by striking “may be used” and inserting “is designed and intended by the manufacturer solely for use”; and

(2) in subparagraph (C)—

(A) by striking “the Attorney General finds is primarily intended” and inserting “is primarily intended by the manufacturer”; and

(B) by striking “sporting” and inserting “lawful”.