Homemade firearms that can be procured without a background check and do not have serial numbers, known as ghost guns, pose unique risks to community safety.
A dangerous gap in federal law allows gun dealers to proceed with a sale before a background check has been completed—enabling people who are otherwise prohibited from gun possession to continue to buy guns.
Extreme risk protection orders provide a much-needed remedy to temporarily remove firearms during a period of temporary crisis.
Assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines are weapons of war that have no place in America’s communities and should be banned.
Universal background checks are a crucial foundation for a strong system of gun safety laws that will help reduce gun violence and save lives.