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NCJ Number: 31154 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: CONTROL OF FIREARMS IN GREAT BRITAIN - A CONSULTATIVE DOCUMENT
Author(s): ANON
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 73
Sponsoring Agency: Her Majesty's Stationery Office
Norwich, NR3 1GN,
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Publication Number: CMND. 5297
Sale Source: Her Majesty's Stationery Office
PO Box 29
Norwich, NR3 1GN,
United Kingdom

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NCJRS paper reproduction
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Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: THIS PAPER SETS OUT FOR PUBLIC COMMENT PROVISIONAL CONCLUSIONS WHICH THE GOVERNMENT HAVE REACHED OF THE CHANGES WHICH SHOULD BE MADE IN FIREARMS LAW, INCLUDING PROPOSALS WHICH WILL SUBSTANTIALLY TIGHTEN CONTROL.
Abstract: PART I DESCRIBES THE PRESENT LAW, SUMMARISES THE RELEVANT FACTS AND FIGURES AND GIVES THE GENERAL REASONS FOR THE VIEW THAT SOME TIGHTENING OF EXISTING CONTROLS IS CALLED FOR. MORE DETAILED STATISTICS ARE IN THE APPENDIX. PART II THEN DISCUSSES THE DIFFERENT ASPECTS OF THE PRESENT CONTROLS IN TURN, AND SETS OUT UNDER EACH HEADING THE PROVISIONAL PROPOSALS FOR CHANGES ON WHICH THE GOVERNMENT WOULD WELCOME COMMENTS. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)
Index Term(s): England; Firearms; Firearms acts; Law reform
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