General Assembly Proposed Bill No. 5937
January Session, 2013 LCO No. 1278
Referred to Committee on JUDICIARY
Introduced by:
REP. LABRIOLA, 131st Dist.
AN ACT REQUIRING UNIVERSAL BACKGROUND CHECKS ON ALL
FIREARM SALES AT GUN SHOWS.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General
Assembly convened:
1 That sections 29-36l, 29-37a and 29-37g of the general statutes be
2 amended to require the seller of any firearm at a gun show to take the
3 necessary steps to cause a background check to be performed through
4 the National Instant Criminal Background Check System on any
5 individual attempting to purchase such firearm.
Statement of Purpose:
To close the gun show loophole by requiring universal background
checks for all firearm sales at gun shows.