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Another democrat magazine ban

Discussion in 'Legal & Political Archive' started by Just Jim, Jul 29, 2012.

  1. Just Jim

    Just Jim Well-Known Member

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    Magazine Ban Amendment Offered to Senate Cybersecurity Bill

    http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CREC-20...1-3.pdf#page=3

    SA 2575. Mr. LAUTENBERG (for himself,
    Mrs. BOXER, Mr. REED, Mr. MENENDEZ,
    Mrs. GILLIBRAND, Mr. SCHUMER,
    and Mrs. FEINSTEIN) submitted an
    amendment intended to be proposed by
    him to the bill S. 3414, to enhance the
    security and resiliency of the cyber and
    communications infrastructure of the
    United States; which was ordered to lie
    on the table; as follows:
    At the appropriate place, insert the following
    SEC. ll. PROHIBITION ON TRANSFER OR POSSESSION
    OF LARGE CAPACITY AMMUNITION
    FEEDING DEVICES.
    (a) DEFINITION.—Section 921(a) of title 18,
    United States Code, is amended by inserting
    after paragraph (29) the following:
    ‘‘(30) The term ‘large capacity ammunition
    feeding device’—
    ‘‘(A) means a magazine, belt, drum, feed
    strip, or similar device that has a capacity
    of, or that can be readily restored or converted
    to accept, more than 10 rounds of ammunition;
    but
    ‘‘(B) does not include an attached tubular
    device designed to accept, and capable of operating
    only with, .22 caliber rimfire ammunition.’’.
    (b) PROHIBITIONS.—Section 922 of such title
    is amended by inserting after subsection (u)
    the following:
    ‘‘(v)(1)(A)(i) Except as provided in clause
    (ii), it shall be unlawful for a person to
    transfer or possess a large capacity ammunition
    feeding device.
    ‘‘(ii) Clause (i) shall not apply to the possession
    of a large capacity ammunition feeding
    device otherwise lawfully possessed within
    the United States on or before the date of
    the enactment of this subsection.
    ‘‘(B) It shall be unlawful for any person to
    import or bring into the United States a
    large capacity ammunition feeding device.
    ‘‘(2) Paragraph (1) shall not apply to—
    ‘‘(A) a manufacture for, transfer to, or possession
    by the United States or a department
    or agency of the United States or a State or
    a department, agency, or political subdivision
    of a State, or a transfer to or possession
    by a law enforcement officer employed by
    such an entity for purposes of law enforcement
    (whether on or off duty);
    ‘‘(B) a transfer to a licensee under title I of
    the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 for purposes
    of establishing and maintaining an on-site
    physical protection system and security organization
    required by Federal law, or possession
    by an employee or contractor of such
    a licensee on-site for such purposes or offsite
    for purposes of licensee-authorized
    training or transportation of nuclear materials;
    ‘‘(C) the possession, by an individual who is
    retired from service with a law enforcement
    agency and is not otherwise prohibited from
    receiving ammunition, of a large capacity
    ammunition feeding device transferred to
    the individual by the agency upon that retirement;
    or
    ‘‘(D) a manufacture, transfer, or possession
    of a large capacity ammunition feeding device
    by a licensed manufacturer or licensed
    importer for the purposes of testing or experimentation
    authorized by the Attorney
    General.’’.
    (c) PENALTIES.—Section 924(a) of such title
    is amended by adding at the end the following:
    ‘‘(8) Whoever knowingly violates section
    922(v) shall be fined under this title, imprisoned
    not more than 10 years, or both.’’.
    (d) IDENTIFICATION MARKINGS.—Section
    923(i) of such title is amended by adding at
    the end the following: ‘‘A large capacity ammunition
    feeding device manufactured after
    the date of the enactment of this sentence
    shall be identified by a serial number that
    clearly shows that the device was manufactured
    after such date of enactment, and such
    other identification as the Attorney General
    may by regulation prescribe.’’.
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  2. DOA

    DOA Aloha, OR -185th & TV Hwy Active Member

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    Under the table laws added to other bills is typical. Don't draw attention to it and just pass it...in the name of "security". Makes everyone feel safe while taking things away under their noses. :pound: this is for your own good!
     
  3. Dave Workman

    Dave Workman Western Washington Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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