Archive: Firearms Act
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BASC is pleased that a number of firearms-related amendments to the Offensive Weapons Bill have been withdrawn.
BASC’s specialist firearms team have been busier than ever as some UK firearms licensing departments continue to struggle to cope with demand.
Proposed amendments to the Firearms Directive have been published by the EU Commission yesterday. They include stricter licensing controls and a ban on military-looking semi-automatic firearms.
BASC is recommending that any decision which affects the ownership of deactivated firearms should be deferred until a report has been received from the National Intelligence Ballistics Service (NaBIS).