Bill Summary — Feb 14, 2013 9:59 p.m.
The NRA Members’ Gun Safety Act would put in place five gun-control measures, including mandatory background checks for every gun purchase. In naming the bill, its sponsor, Rep. Jim Moran (D-VA), refers to a recent poll indicating that these measures are popular among members of the National Rifle Association (NRA). Despite the title, the bill has not been endorsed by the NRA.
Specifically, the five measures would:
- Require background checks on all potential gun buyers, as opposed to the currently ...