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By Dan Carlson
Columnist Prairie Ponderings 

Here Comes Gun Control


February 17, 2021

Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) has introduced legislation that could have a huge impact on gun owners.

House Resolution 127 (HR 127), also known as the Sabika Sheikh Firearm Licensing and Registration Act, is named for a 17-year-old Pakistani foreign exchange student who was killed during a 2018 school shooting in Sante Fe, Texas, in which nine others also died.

I’ve read the legislation (it’s free online), and here are some of the provisions it contains.

Federal Firearm Registration – Every gun owner must register each of their firearms with the federal government.


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Reader Comments(2)

Creeper writes:

Just making a menu for who and where criminals need to go to get forearms they want. Very intelligent idea to make it public. NOT

JoeSchmoe writes:

This bill is absolute craziness. You can't license a right.


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