Supreme Court to not review lower appellate court rulings that dismissed cases based on the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act," said Steve Sanetti, National Shooting Sports Foundation president.
What does PLCA stand for?
PLCA stands for Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms (act)
This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
- Business, finance, etc.
See other definitions of PLCA
We have 2 other meanings of PLCA in our Acronym Attic
- Process Life Cycle Assessment
- Proctor Lake Community Association
- Product Life Cycle Assessment
- Product Life-Cycle Analysis
- Professional Lawn Care Association of America (also seen as PLCAA)
- Professional Learning Community Assessment
- Program for Linguistic Content Analysis
- Programmable Logic Cell Array
- Programme-Level Conflict Assessment (UK)
- Progressive Learning Christian Academy (Chicago, IL)
- Prototype License and Confidentiality Agreement (Apple)
- Public Libraries Concerted Action
- Public Limited Companies Act
- Purchase Ledger Control Account
- Pureland Learning College Association (Taiwan)
- Puslinch Lake Conservation Association (Ontario, Canada)
- Professional Lawn Care Association of America
- Pipe Line Contractors Association of Canada
- Professional Lawn Care Association of Ontario (est. 1990; Canada)
- Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board
Samples in periodicals archive:
The frivolous lawsuits filed by Milberg Weiss, seeking to hold lawful firearms manufacturers responsible for the actions of criminals, led to the passage of the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act.
The Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act (SB 397) protects only licensed and law-abiding firearms and ammunition manufacturers and sellers from lawsuits that seek to hold manufacturers and sellers responsible for the crime that third-party criminals commit with their nondefective products.
We completely agree with the court that the District's attempt to blame our industry for the criminal misuse of firearms in the District is exactly the type of 'junk' lawsuit Congress and President Bush intended to stop when they enacted the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act," said Lawrence G.
The House passed, 283-114, the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, aimed at dismissing suits that seek to hold firearms manufacturers and distributors responsible for gun crimes.
The Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, sponsored by Rep.
Collins became the first judge in the nation to dismiss a junk lawsuit based on the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, signed into law by President Bush last October.
New York City's lawsuit is precisely the type of suit the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act was designed to prevent.