Thread: hb 5937 -- nics chks - gun show
General Assembly Proposed Bill No. 5937
January Session, 2013 LCO No. 1278
Referred to Committee on JUDICIARY
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
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.