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NCJ Number: 209288 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: Survey of State Procedures Related to Firearm Sales, Midyear 2004
Corporate Author: Regional Justice Information Service
United States of America
Date Published: August 2005
Page Count: 99
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
Washington, DC 20531
Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
Regional Justice Information Service
St. Louis, MO 63108
Grant Number: 95-RU-RX-K021
Sale Source: Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: Agency Summary|PDF|Text
Agency Summary: http://bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=911 
Type: Statistics
Format: Document (Online)
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 summarizes issues about State procedures, including persons prohibited from purchasing firearms, restoration of rights of purchase to prohibited persons, permits, prohibited firearms, waiting periods, fees, and appeals. Supplemental tables contain data on 2003 applications to purchase firearms and rejections, as well as tabular presentations of State-by-State responses. This is one of a series of reports published from the BJS Firearm Inquiry Statistics (FIST) project, managed under the BJS National Criminal History Improvement Program (NCHIP). This is an electronic only document. Appendixes, tables
Main Term(s): Background investigations; Firearms
Index Term(s): Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS); State-by-state analyses
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