Summary: H.R.3773 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/26/1975)

Prohibits the sale of "Saturday Night Special" handguns in the United States as defined in this Act.

Makes it unlawful for a licensed manufacturer or licensed importer to manufacture, assemble, or import, for the purpose of sale in the United States, any handgun, knowing or having reasonable cause to believe the basic structural components thereof are made: (1) of any material having a melting point (liquidus) of less than 1000 degrees Fahrenheit, or (2) of any material having an ultimate tensile strength of less than 55,000 pounds per square inch, or (3) of any powered metal having a density of less than 7.5 grams per cubic centimeter.