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Old April 2, 2009, 09:45 PM   #12
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H.R.1923 [+] (ATF to video examination and testing of firearms and ammunition)
Sponsor: Rep Gingrey, Phil [GA-11] (introduced 4/2/2009) Cosponsors (22)
Latest Major Action: 4/2/2009 Referred to House Judiciary and Ways and Means Committees.

S.669 [+]* Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act
Sponsor: Sen Burr, Richard [NC] (introduced 3/23/2009) Cosponsors (15)
Latest Major Action: 3/23/2009 Referred to Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee.

S.816 [+] (National Parks and National Wildlife Refuge carry)
Sponsor: Sen Crapo, Mike [ID] (introduced 4/2/2009) Cosponsors (4)
Latest Major Action: 4/2/2009 Referred to Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.

Senate Amendment 798 to Senate Concurrent Resolution 13 (the Obama administration's budget): "Allowing Amtrak Passengers to Securely Transport Firearms on Passenger Trains.--None of amounts made available in the reserve fund authorized under this section may be used to provide financial assistance for the National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak) unless Amtrak passengers are allowed to securely transport firearms in their checked baggage." Passed 63-35. This is one to watch in the House-Senate reconciliation process for the budget.

* Please PM me if you find firearms-related legislation that does not contain a variation of the word "firearm" in the bill text (such as S.669).

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