leatherneck6 Wrote:
Jan 13, 2013 4:04 PM
and rifle cartridges.” In other words, assault rifles are battlefield rifles which can fire automatically. Weapons capable of fully automatic fire, including assault rifles, have been regulated heavily in the United States since the National Firearms Act of 1934. Taking possession of such weapons requires paying a $200 federal transfer tax and submitting to an FBI background check, including ten-print fingerprints. Many civilians have purchased semiautomatic-only rifles that look like military assault rifles. These civilian rifles are, unlike actual assault rifles, incapable of automatic fire. Based on these two definitions, since AR-15 is designed for civilian use, it therefore doesn’t fit with the definition of an