Brady Bill

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US congressional legislation that required a person to wait 5 business days from the time of application to the purchase of a firearm
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It took 12 years after the shooting before Congress finally approved what became known as the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, which required background checks and waiting periods for many gun buyers.
Require the department of mental health to report to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System established by the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act of 1993 when a person is subject to hospitalization order or non-hospitalization order as the result of a mental illness which causes the person to be a danger to him or herself or others, or when a person is found not guilty of a crime by reason of insanity or incompetent to stand trial due to a mental illness.
when the Supreme Court found that provisions of the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act violated the 10th Amendment by compelling state police officers to run background checks until the federal system could be put into place.
AND GUN CONTROL: THE BRADY HANDGUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION ACT AND HOMICIDE
The ATF has issued an open letter to all Kansas Federal Firearms Licensees (FFLs) advising them of a change to the procedure to comply with the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, 18 U.
The Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act also creates a prohibited-possessor status upon a finding based on reasonable cause to believe, after a hearing with notice and an opportunity to participate, that an individual is a "credible threat" to the safety of an intimate partner or child.
Homicide and gun control; the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act and homicide rates.
165 Rep Millender-McDonald, Juanita [CA-37] "Child Safety Lock Act of 2005" Amends the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act to define a firearm "locking device.
The Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act of 1993 was the gun banner's next major federal victory.
From the beginning of the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act on March l, 1994, through Dec.
The Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act that went into effect in February, 1984, required a five-day waiting period and background check before completion of the sale of a handgun.
A provision of the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act mandates "instant background checks" of gun buyers.