HR 1181 - Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act

Date: Mar 16, 2017
Voted: Yes
Summary:

Repeals a rule designed to block mentally ill veterans from purchasing firearms.

Notes:
  • Repeals a law that was signed by President Bush after the Virginia Tech massacre which prevents gun purchases by any veteran deemed to be mentally incompetent to the point that they are not allowed to control their own finances. [Source]
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