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Gun Violence : Law
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National Firearms Act 1934
Currently codified at 26 U.S.C. sec. 5801 et seq.
Gun Control Act of 1968
Codified at 18 U.S.C. sec 921 et seq.
Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968
codified to establish the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration at 42 U.S.C. 3711
Firearm Owners' Protection Act of 1986
Amendments codified at 18 U.S.C. sec. 845; 18 U.S.C. sec. 921 et seq.; and 26 U.S.C. sec. 5801.
Undetectable Firearms Act of 1988
Codified at 18 U.S.C. sec. 922(p)
Gun-Free School Zones Act (GFSZA) of 1990
Amendments codified at 18 U.S.C. sec. 921 et seq.
Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act 1993
Codified at 18 U.S.C. secs. 921-922
Federal Assault Weapons Ban (AWB) 1994
Title XI Subtitle A of the Public Law amends 18 U.S.C. sec. 921 et seq.
Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act 2005
Codified at 15 U.S.C. sec. 7901 et seq.
State Statutes and Regulations
State-by-State Statutues and Regulations
Be sure to verify current language of law with official sources.
Concealed Carry Permit Information by State
U.S. Supreme Court Cases
District of Columbia v. Heller (2008)
District of Columbia v. Heller, 554 U.S. 570 (2008)
McDonald v. Chicago (2010)
McDonald v. Chicago, 561 U.S. 742 (2010)
Jan 31, 2018 4:04 PM
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