D.C. Law 17-372. Firearms Control Amendment Act of 2008.

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Law Information


  • D.C. Law 17-372 (PDF)
  • 56 DCR 1365


Mar. 31, 2009

Legislative History (LIMS)

Law 17-372, the “Firearms Control Amendment Act of 2008”, was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 17-843 which was referred to the Committee on Public Safety and the Judiciary. The Bill was adopted on first and second readings on December 2, 2008, and December 16, 2008, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on January 28, 2009, it was assigned Act No. 17-708 and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for its review. D.C. Law 17-372 became effective on March 31, 2009.