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handguns were nearly regulated in the 1930s #8182167 02/24/21 10:46 AM
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What was washed most in 2020/21? Hands or brains?
Re: handguns were nearly regulated in the 1930s [Re: fadetoblack64] #8182245 02/24/21 01:28 PM
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yea well, they have evolved (for the worse) since then and clearly aren't worth a chit now.


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Re: handguns were nearly regulated in the 1930s [Re: fadetoblack64] #8186282 02/28/21 02:32 AM
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Yep. Sure wish we could get rid of the NFA, GCA and the Hughes Amendment and if the NRA really cared we could.

Re: handguns were nearly regulated in the 1930s [Re: fadetoblack64] #8189152 03/02/21 02:57 PM
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When the NFA was written the legislators were concerned that the handgun ban would simply force it work around and people would saw the barrels of shotguns and rifles. That's why they included the prohibition/regulation of short barreled rifles in short barrel shotguns. When they took the handgun ban out of the NFA they should have removed the restrictions on SBRs and SBSs. Suppressors were included in the NFA at the request of game wardens who were frustrated with poachers using them.

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Originally Posted by blkt2
When the NFA was written the legislators were concerned that the handgun ban would simply force it work around and people would saw the barrels of shotguns and rifles. That's why they included the prohibition/regulation of short barreled rifles in short barrel shotguns. When they took the handgun ban out of the NFA they should have removed the restrictions on SBRs and SBSs. Suppressors were included in the NFA at the request of game wardens who were frustrated with poachers using them.


Actually silencers were added in the NFA due to the large ranch/cattle owner lobbies who were afraid they would be used to discreetly kill their livestock during the depression. The input from the USFWS was that they had some fear of poaching on federal land with silencers, but the giant cattle ranching lobby is what pushed the legislation through.


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Re: handguns were nearly regulated in the 1930s [Re: fadetoblack64] #8195300 03/07/21 05:04 PM
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Re: handguns were nearly regulated in the 1930s [Re: bill oxner] #8196221 03/08/21 03:35 PM
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