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United States

31 January 2003

Rocky Mountain News (Colorado)

In a surprise move Thursday, a House leader abruptly shelved a bill that would change Amendment 22, the voter-approved measure requiring background checks on buyers at gun shows. Rep. Bill Sinclair, R-Colorado Springs, pulled House Bill 1119 after more than two hours of testimony. Sinclair, who chairs the State, Veterans and Military Affairs Committee, told bill sponsor Rep. Ray Rose to work with the bill's opponents, SAFE Colorado, on a compromise. At issue is... (

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