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      house Committees
      House Committee on the Judiciary
      Regulatory Reform, Commercial, and Antitrust Law
    IntroducedJune 13th, 2013

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Title

Protecting Honest, Everyday Americans from Senseless And Needless Taxes (PHEASANT) Act of 2013

Official Title

To limit the authority of States and local governments to impose new taxes, or to increase rates of existing taxes, payable with respect to the sale of certain firearms or ammunition or payable for background checks incident to sales of firearms or ammunition.

Summary

Protecting Honest, Everyday Americans from Senseless And Needless Taxes (PHEASANT) Act of 2013 - Prohibits a state or local government from imposing a new tax, or increasing the rate of an existing tax: (1) on the sale of ammunition or firearms that have moved in or that otherwise affect interstate commerce, or (2) payable to conduct a background check incident to the sale of such ammunition or firearms.

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