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D.C. Council Approves Gun Control Measure

by Borderstan.com — December 3, 2008 at 8:18 am 0

From today’s WaPo:

The D.C. Council voted unanimously yesterday to give preliminary approval to legislation that would require gun owners to renew their registrations every three years and to notify police annually whether they still own guns.

The Fire Arms Registration Amendment, which would also ban assault weapons, was described as building on legislation passed by the council in September to adhere to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning the city’s 32-year handgun ban.

Read entire WaPo story.

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