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Brace for Impact: Dianne Feinstein Gun Control Legislation Coming Thursday

smokindave Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 10:25 AM
Based on the Senator's criteria, my little Winchester .22 is now an assault weapon? Come on lady.
rhinegarten Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 10:27 AM
That 8 inch long butcher knife in your kitchen drawer is next.

California Senator Dianne Feinstein is expected to introduce new gun control legislation today in an effort to reinstate the "assault" weapons ban of the Clinton era, but Feinstein's legislation goes far beyond simply banning scary look guns. The bill being introduced today covers a wide range of handsguns, rifles, and shotguns. Firearms lawfully purchased and  included in the legislation as "banned" must be registered.


Bans the sale, transfer, importation, or manufacturing of:       

120 specifically-named firearms;       

-Certain other semiautomatic rifles, handguns, shotguns that can accept a detachable magazine...