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  NCJ Number: NCJ 192065   Add to Shopping cart   Find in a Library
  Title: Survey of State Procedures Related to Firearm Sales, Midyear 2001
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Date Published: 04/2002
  Page Count: 91
  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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  Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
   
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