HR 496

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 496

To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the carrying of a firearm near a place where a senior Federal official is holding an official public event or carrying out an official or representational duty, or where any person is campaigning for Federal elective office.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 26, 2011

Mr. KING of New York (for himself, Mr. BISHOP of New York, Mr. ENGEL, Mr. RANGEL, and Ms. CHU) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the carrying of a firearm near a place where a senior Federal official is holding an official public event or carrying out an official or representational duty, or where any person is campaigning for Federal elective office.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. PROHIBITION ON CARRYING FIREARM NEAR A PLACE WHERE A SENIOR FEDERAL OFFICIAL IS HOLDING AN OFFICIAL PUBLIC EVENT OR CARRYING OUT AN OFFICIAL OR REPRESENTATIONAL DUTY, OR WHERE ANY PERSON IS CAMPAIGNING FOR FEDERAL ELECTIVE OFFICE.

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