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State Progress in Record Reporting for Firearm-Related Background Checks: Protection Order Submissions

NCJ Number
249864
Author(s)
Becki Goggins; Anne Gallegos
Date Published
April 2016
Length
13 pages
Abstract

This resource is part of a series of BJS grant-funded reports on firearm-related background checks. This report provides background information and examples related to how States are facilitating firearm-related background checks that identify persons named in protection orders who are prohibited from owning a firearm.

Date Published: April 1, 2016