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H.R.427: Trafficking Reduction And Criminal Enforcement (TRACE) Act
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||crime and law enforcement|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Mike Quigley, D-Ill.|
|Total Cosponsors||19 (All Democrats)|
|Introduced||Jan. 25, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Feb. 28, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Trafficking Reduction and Criminal Enforcement (TRACE) Act - Directs the Attorney General to promulgate regulations that require each firearm manufactured in the United States to be marked with a serial number that is located inside the firearm's receiver or that is visible only in infrared light, in addition to the serial number mark otherwise required.
Amends the federal criminal code to: (1) prohibit national instant criminal background check system records about a prospective firearm transferee from being destroyed until after 180 days after the system assigns and provides a firearms licensee with a unique identification number for the transfer, and (2) repeal provisions prohibiting appropriated funds from being used for any system that does not require the destruction of any identifying information submitted for a transferee within 24 hours after the system advises a licensee that the transferee's receipt of a firearm is not prohibited.
Requires each licensed f...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Feb. 28, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations.|
|Jan. 25, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|