Heard this at work on the radio taday, this is foisting Illinios-Type "Reasonable" Gun Control on the Nation. I did not hear ALL, what I heard is
TO ALL: Check it out and tell your CongressCritters NO in no uncertain terms, they are throwing down the gauntlet
What I did hear is you will submit to these Regulations, and there is a boatload, Thumbprint, Photo, Passport Type, Mental Records ?!?!?!?!?! WTF..........and a fee for each currently possessed firearm and registration of serial #'s into the AG of the U.S.'s "Central Data Base", and you must also jump through these hoops EACH TIME you want to buy a firearm in the future and, of course, No Private Sales anymore.
It is named for some "Victim" in Chicago. Can't recall it now, but LOOK IT UP NOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
My point is, they ain't wasting no time at all in drawing the line...........
GAME ON.........OR SO IT SEEMS..............
H.R. 45 Blair Holt's Firearm Licensing and Record of Sale Act of 2009
Summary from the above web site:
Blair Holt's Firearm Licensing and Record of Sale Act of 2009 - Amends the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act to prohibit a person from possessing a firearm unless that person has been issued a firearm license under this Act or a state system certified under this Act and such license has not been invalidated or revoked. Prescribes license application, issuance, and renewal requirements.
Prohibits transferring or receiving a qualifying firearm unless the recipient presents a valid firearms license, the license is verified, and the dealer records a tracking authorization number. Prescribes firearms transfer reporting and record keeping requirements. Directs the Attorney General to establish and maintain a federal record of sale system.
Prohibits: (1) transferring a firearm to any person other than a licensee, unless the transfer is processed through a licensed dealer in accordance with national instant criminal background check system requirements, with exceptions; (2) a licensed manufacturer or dealer from failing to comply with reporting and record keeping requirements of this Act; (3) failing to report the loss or theft of the firearm to the Attorney General within 72 hours; (4) failing to report to the Attorney General an address change within 60 days; or (5) keeping a loaded firearm, or an unloaded firearm and ammunition for the firearm, knowingly or recklessly disregarding the risk that a child is capable of gaining access, if a child uses the firearm and causes death or serious bodily injury.
Prescribes criminal penalties for violations of firearms provisions covered by this Act.
Directs the Attorney General to: (1) establish and maintain a firearm injury information clearinghouse; (2) conduct continuing studies and investigations of firearm-related deaths and injuries; and (3) collect and maintain current production and sales figures of each licensed manufacturer.
Authorizes the Attorney General to certify state firearm licensing or record of sale systems.
"Shall Not Be Infringed"
This bill serves absolutely no purpose other than a precurser to confiscation. This bill needs to to be put to death immediatly.