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Should Canada's firearm regulations be stricter?

Should Canada's firearm regulations be stricter?
The Liberal government has finalized long-promised firearm regulations that ensure someone buying a gun actually has a valid licence and require vendors to keep sales and inventory records.

p ‹ › Kelowna's Homepage ● ● ● ● Thursday, May 12 Should Canada's firearm regulations be stricter?Yes  No  Unsure  Total Votes:  4336 Should Canada's firearm regulations be stricter?Poll: Firearm regulations Photo: Contributed The Liberal government has finalized long-promised firearm regulations that ensure someone buying a gun actually has a valid licence and require vendors to keep sales and inventory records.At the time, the government said it would require sellers to verify the validity of a firearms licence before selling a non-restricted firearm, such as a basic rifle or shotgun.

The government said there were key differences between the new system and the old gun registry.In addition, police will need reasonable grounds, and often a court-approved warrant, to gain access to these business records, the government said.

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