TITLE

Holes in Clinton's Safety Net for Guns

PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);09/20/99 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 134 Issue 12, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Mentions United States President Bill Clinton's September 1999 announcement of a gun buyback program and statement on the success of the computerized instant check system (NICS) in blocking illegal gun sales. Criticism of NICS and entry of records; Lack of connection between NICS and state mental health records despite the role of suicides in gun deaths.
ACCESSION #
2284324

 

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