Gun Control
  • Gun control (or firearms regulation) refers to laws or policies that regulate within a jurisdiction the manufacture, sale, transfer, possession, modification, or use of firearms by civilians.
  • Laws that control how guns are sold and used and who can own them.
  • Government regulation of the sale and ownership of firearms.
  • Regulation restricting or limiting the sale and possession of handguns and rifles in an effort to reduce violent crime.
  • Gun control laws aim to restrict or regulate the sale, purchase, or possession of firearms through licensing, registration, or identification requirements.