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S.1505: Hunting, Fishing, and Recreational Shooting Protection Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about environmental protection
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Sponsor John Thune, R-S.D.
Total Cosponsors 8 (2 Democrats, 6 Republicans)
Introduced Sept. 17, 2013
Latest Major Action Sept. 17, 2013
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Bill Summary

Hunting, Fishing, and Recreational Shooting Protection Act - Amends the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) to exclude from the definition of "chemical substance" for purposes of such Act: (1) any component of  any pistol, revolver, firearm, shell, or cartridge the sale of which is subject to federal excise tax, including shot, bullets and other projectiles, propellants, and primers; and (2) any sport fishing equipment the sale of which is subject to federal excise tax and sport fishing equipment components.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 17, 2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.