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Short Titles as Introduced

Gun Control Act of 1968 Enforcement and Prosecution Review Commission Act of 1981

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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to provide for creation of a Review Commission on Enforcement and Prosecution Under the Gun Control Act of 1968.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
09/09/1981Introduced in House

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Date All Actions
09/14/1981Referred to Subcommittee on Crime.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
09/09/1981Referred to House Committee on The Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
09/09/1981Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary09/09/1981 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime09/14/1981 Referred to

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Introduced in House (09/09/1981)

Gun Control Act of 1968 Enforcement and Prosecution Review Commission Act of 1981 - Establishes the Review Commission on Enforcement and Prosecution under the Gun Control Act of 1968 to: (1) review claims submitted to the Commission relating to treatment by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms; (2) recommend appropriate remedies, including Presidential pardon and reprieve, with respect to particular claimants; and (3) make recommendations to the President concerning the enforcement practices of the Bureau.