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Gun Control & RKBA

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Tue Apr 19, 2022, 07:09 PM Apr 2022

Firearm public safety provisions [View all]

In your opinion, which one single item would reduce the overall number of firearm assaults?

11 votes, 1 pass | Time left: Unlimited
A new federal assault weapons ban
0 (0%)
A national universal background check program for ALL firearm transfers
4 (36%)
A national law raising the age for handgun possession
1 (9%)
An federally enacted interstate standard for any public firearm carry permit
1 (9%)
Write in your own idea below
5 (45%)
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Firearm public safety provisions [View all] discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 OP
Mandatory indeterminate-length sentences for murder, attempted murder HeartachesNhangovers Apr 2022 #1
Generally, all of those charges are individual by each state. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #9
You are correct. Usually federal prosecutors aren't involved in murder or attempted murder cases. HeartachesNhangovers Apr 2022 #16
That sounds like a federal action preempting areas of state purview. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #19
No Questions Asked gun buyback Mopar151 Apr 2022 #2
These are happening now usually organized locally. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #10
Needs to be national/universal to work. Mopar151 Apr 2022 #34
Help me here. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #38
Safe Carry / Safe Storage laws for handguns Mopar151 Apr 2022 #3
These are also mostly matters for state and local action. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #12
Again, need to be national/universal. Mopar151 Apr 2022 #35
Again, I'm not seeing how national is better. n/t discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #39
This message was self-deleted by its author Mopar151 Apr 2022 #36
I dont think any new laws will fix it. thatdemguy Apr 2022 #4
I hear you. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #13
A ban on semi auto weapons of all kinds. AndyS Apr 2022 #5
Under current law there is only one part that requires a serial number. oneshooter Apr 2022 #11
What I had in mind was the receiver serialized and the "kit" being illegal but AndyS Apr 2022 #20
The reason for the repated serial numbers on the Swiss rifle is that they were hand fitted oneshooter Apr 2022 #30
Hi. You've mentioned a semi-auto ban before. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #14
I have no problem with revolvers, lever action or even pump action although I know that AndyS Apr 2022 #21
Is a 6 shot .38 really that much different from a 7 shot M1911? n/t discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #40
How about an 8-shot revolver? yagotme May 2022 #50
I never mentioned six shots and I don't think any 'sixshooter hero' would perform as well in AndyS May 2022 #54
By the like of what? Revolvers? yagotme Jun 2022 #57
Did I mention 6 shots? nt AndyS May 2022 #53
No discntnt_irny_srcsm May 2022 #55
No. Disctnt did, and I was replying to him. n/t yagotme Jun 2022 #56
Mandatory liability insurance at purchase Ferryboat Apr 2022 #6
Who attests to the witnesses melm00se Apr 2022 #8
I really love it when gunners go all minutia and argumentum absurdum . . . AndyS Apr 2022 #22
I really love it when anti-gunners want laws to say what they want them to say melm00se Apr 2022 #24
Hmm... Yeah! discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #27
Okay! Jump straight from argumentum absurdum to red herring! AndyS Apr 2022 #29
You need to start listening to a legal-issues podcast krispos42 Apr 2022 #37
Insurance against what? discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #15
I think it is Australia that requires 2 character witnesses Ferryboat Apr 2022 #18
Okay seriously... discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #31
Character witness is a person of good standing in the community, Ferryboat Apr 2022 #32
Agree somewhat. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #41
What needs to be regulated is the receiver Ferryboat Apr 2022 #43
The "receiver" and the "trigger mechanism" are 2 different things. yagotme Apr 2022 #44
You could buy a personal cannon in 1776. yagotme Apr 2022 #45
About the insurance requirement Ferryboat Apr 2022 #33
Wrongful deaths ruled accidental could be covered but insurance companies won't be covering crimes. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #42
I really love it when gunners go all minutia and argumentum absurdum . . . AndyS Apr 2022 #23
Some folks (excluding myself) think closing the "gun show loophole" is minutia. n/t discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #25
Minutia is the bread and butter of prosecutors and defense attorneys. yagotme Apr 2022 #46
Using/possessing a firearm in the commission melm00se Apr 2022 #7
Mandatory additional charge/sentence for violent crimes involving a gun. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #17
let me clarify melm00se Apr 2022 #26
I think we're agreeing here. discntnt_irny_srcsm Apr 2022 #28
Currently, I believe the main problem is with the "normal course of business". yagotme Apr 2022 #47
re: "...how's about we get "rid" of the killers?" discntnt_irny_srcsm May 2022 #49
Too many prosecutors are considering a "win", a "win". yagotme May 2022 #51
Lengthier sentences for those committing violent crimes. Dial H For Hero Apr 2022 #48
Repeal the NFA and GCA '68 Kang Colby May 2022 #52
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