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Title: Survey of State Procedures Related to Firearm Sales, Midyear 2001
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 04/2002
Page Count: 91
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Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report provides an overview of the firearm check procedures in each State and State interaction with the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) operated by the FBI.
Abstract: The report is the result of data collections that focus on the number of firearm purchase applications received, the number rejected, the reason(s) for the rejection, and other processing information. This is one of a series of reports published from the BJS Firearm Inquiry Statistics (FIST) project, which is part of the BJS National Criminal History Records Improvement Program (NCHIP). 13 tables
Main Term(s): Firearms ; State-by-state analyses
Index Term(s): Gun Control ; State laws ; Weapons ; Data analysis ; Data collection ; State regulations ; Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
   
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