Gun Control Legislation

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In the wake of the tragic shootings in Tuscon, AZ, which resulted in the hospitalization of Representative Gabrielle Giffords, as well as 6 fatalities and 13 wounded, the 112th Congress could reexamine certain issues and legislation related to gun control and firearms. This report provides basic firearms-related statistics, an overview of federal firearms law, and a summary of legislative action in the 111th Congress.

Creator(s): Krouse, William J.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: April 18, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Krouse, William J.

Specialist in Domestic Security and Crime Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: April 18, 2011
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United States
Description:

In the wake of the tragic shootings in Tuscon, AZ, which resulted in the hospitalization of Representative Gabrielle Giffords, as well as 6 fatalities and 13 wounded, the 112th Congress could reexamine certain issues and legislation related to gun control and firearms. This report provides basic firearms-related statistics, an overview of federal firearms law, and a summary of legislative action in the 111th Congress.

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55 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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