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H.R.1565 Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act of 2013, 113th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Apr 30, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

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  • 45% of users support H.R.1565

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    • National Education Association

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    • Groups remember Sandy Hook, advocate for expanded firearm background checks at U.S. Rep. Scott Perry's office - June 14, 2013 by PennLive.com - ...office at 730 North Front St. to commemorate the six-month anniversary of the school shooting and urge Perry to co-sponsor H.R.1565, legislation that includes enhancing background checks. Licata said she “completely unraveled” after hearing about th

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      As noted by PennLive.com on June 14, 2013, "...office at 730 North Front St. to commemorate the six-month anniversary of the school shooting and urge Perry to co-sponsor H.R.1565, legislation that includes enhancing background checks. Licata said she “completely unraveled” after hearing about th" (http://www.pennlive.com/midstate/index.ssf/2013/06/groups_remember_sandy_hook_adv.html)
    • “We Stand With Newtown Rally” set for Friday afternoon in Wormleysburg - June 13, 2013 by PennLive.com - ...for Allentown, Mt. Lebanon and West Chester. Those attending will ask their representatives in Congress to co-sponsor H.R.1565, which was introduced by U.S. Rep. Peter King and co-sponsored by U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson. The rallies coincide with Mayors Ag

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      As noted by PennLive.com on June 13, 2013, "...for Allentown, Mt. Lebanon and West Chester. Those attending will ask their representatives in Congress to co-sponsor H.R.1565, which was introduced by U.S. Rep. Peter King and co-sponsored by U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson. The rallies coincide with Mayors Ag" (http://www.pennlive.com/midstate/index.ssf/2013/06/we_stand_with_newtown_rally_se.html)
    • Six months and no change, Newtown Action Alliance heads to Washington, D.C. to commemorate and call for Congress to act - June 03, 2013 by PR Newswire - ...letter for House members targets potential co-sponsors of the Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act 2013, H.R.1565. A list containing the names of the 4,500 victims of gun violence since December 14 will be delivered with these letter

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      As noted by PR Newswire on June 03, 2013, "...letter for House members targets potential co-sponsors of the Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act 2013, H.R.1565. A list containing the names of the 4,500 victims of gun violence since December 14 will be delivered with these letter" (http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/six-months-and-no-change-newtown-action-alliance-heads-to-washington-dc-to-commemorate-and-call-for-congress-to-act-209943551.html)
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