Lawmakers Say The ATF Should Regulate Bump Stocks. It's Not That Simple
Friday, 13 October 2017 Since the recent mass shooting in Las Vegas, new scrutiny has fallen on the controversial firearm device. Experts in the field say there are limits to what the ATF can do under existing law.
State lawmakers decided to put legislation regarding bump stocks on hold, saying they're waiting for a federal decision from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). Source: NewsChannel 5 Nashville -
President Donald Trump has delegated to Attorney General Jeff Sessions the task of preparing regulations to ban bump stocks. The wording of the order reads: "that turn legal weapons into machine.. Source: Wochit -
Florida Governor Rick Scott announced a proposal on Friday to increase restrictions on buying guns and to strengthen school safety measures after a gunman killed 17 people at a high school in the state.. Source: Wochit News -