NICS are not a maintained record., by law., nor does it contain serial numbers. Unless your state has a specific check instituted that may require serial numbers.7n6 said:That will be happening in the states soon enough. Now that NICS and your healthcare records are all registered with the government
It's sad that those arms used to belong to free men... I was especially disappointed by the footage of the FALs, but all of it is upsetting really, if you know what you're looking at.
At that, they accel. Back when big O got the job a friend of mine (Gander Mtn employee. Not an endorsement, I've boycotted the assholes) said "He's the best thing to ever happen to the firearms industry. Sales are through the roof."The only thing it does appear that the Government CAN do, is drive the price of our hobby up.
One By One, California Agents Track Down Illegally Owned Guns : NPR There are in Kalifornia. Gun confiscation has already started, it spreads with urbanization. It wont happen all at once, but state by state over a very long time, death by a thousand paper cuts. There probably isn't an all-inclusive gun registry, but it would be possible for the government to generate a database of "persons of interest" using modern information technology. By analyzing credit card purchases, Internet traffic, cellphone text messages, phone calls, plain-text digital government documents, etc. it would be possible to get an idea of who likely owns a firearm or has access to one. All this information is recorded and kept in databases so all the government would need to do is contract it out.