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Legislation to Regulate the Gun Industry

The Firearms Safety and Consumer Protection Act

A bill to expand the powers of the Secretary of the Treasury to regulate the manufacture, distribution, and sale of firearms and ammunition, and to expand the jurisdiction of the Secretary to include firearm products and non-powder firearms.

The Child Handgun Injury Prevention Act

A bill to expand the powers of the secretary of the Treasury to regulate the design, manufacture, performance of, and commerce in, handgun discharge protection products, as are necessary to reduce or prevent unreasonable risk of injury to children from the unintentional discharge of handguns.


The Gun Show Accountability Act

A bill to regulate the sale of firearms at gun shows.

The Internet Gun Trafficking Act

A bill to regulate the transfer of firearms over the internet.


The Military Sniper Weapon Regulation Act

A bill to regulate certain 50 caliber sniper weapons in the same manner as machine guns.


 






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