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Old February 4, 2013, 04:44 PM   #333
tyme
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Battler
The most important thing in universal checks (logistically registration) is to pin the gun (and followup redtape to keep it, and ultimate surrendur) to a person, get rid of the "I sold it" crap they'd otherwise face.
So "I lost it" or "it was stolen" becomes the new "I sold it." What is gained?


Quote:
Originally Posted by shogan191
I'm confused. Can't we use an FFL for personal sales right now? If you want to sell a firearm to another individual why not just use an ffl and do a recorded transfer?
Because the FFL will charge a fee for the transfer, and a buyer won't want to pay more? It also might not be convenient for both parties to meet at a FFL's place of business.
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