HR 1093

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1093

To reform the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, modernize firearms laws and regulations, protect the community from criminals, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 15, 2011

Mr. KING of Iowa (for himself and Mr. ALTMIRE) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To reform the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, modernize firearms laws and regulations, protect the community from criminals, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--BUREAU OF ALCOHOL, TOBACCO, FIREARMS, AND EXPLOSIVES MODERNIZATION AND REFORM

TITLE II--FIREARMS CORRECTIONS AND IMPROVEMENTS

TITLE I--BUREAU OF ALCOHOL, TOBACCO, FIREARMS, AND EXPLOSIVES MODERNIZATION AND REFORM

SEC. 101. GRADUATED PENALTIES FOR CIVIL VIOLATIONS BY FEDERAL FIREARMS LICENSEES.

`(AA) for violations arising from a single inspection or examination shall not exceed $2,500; and

`(BB) for a single calendar year shall not exceed $5,000; or

SEC. 102. CONSIDERATION OF FEDERAL FIREARMS LICENSE APPLICATIONS.

SEC. 103. DEFINITION OF WILLFULLY.

SEC. 104. ESTABLISHMENT OF FORMAL INSPECTION, EXAMINATION, AND INVESTIGATIVE GUIDELINES.

SEC. 105. LIQUIDATION OF INVENTORY IN FEDERAL FIREARMS LICENSE EXPIRATION, SURRENDER, OR REVOCATION CASES.

SEC. 106. OPPORTUNITY TO CURE VIOLATIONS AFTER ACQUISITION OF FIREARMS BUSINESS.

SEC. 107. STANDARDS FOR CRIMINAL VIOLATIONS OF RECORDKEEPING REQUIREMENTS.

SEC. 108. EFFECTIVE DATE.

TITLE II--FIREARMS CORRECTIONS AND IMPROVEMENTS

SEC. 201. CORRECTION OF NONSUBSTANTIVE ERROR IN AGE LIMIT PROVISION.

SEC. 202. POSSESSION AND TRANSFER OF MACHINEGUNS FOR INDUSTRY TESTING AND SECURITY CONTRACTING.

SEC. 203. UPDATING THE BRADY HANDGUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION ACT.

SEC. 204. ELIMINATION OF WRITTEN PERMISSION REQUIREMENT FOR SUPERVISED HANDGUN USE.

SEC. 205. MODIFICATION OF PROCEDURES FOR SHARING OF MULTIPLE HANDGUN SALES REPORTS; PROTECTION OF GUN OWNERS' PRIVACY.

SEC. 206. BARREL AND RECEIVER IMPORTATION.

SEC. 207. CLARIFICATIONS RELATING TO MANUFACTURING OF FIREARMS.

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