Case Law Update: Challenging ATF’s Stabilizing Brace Rule
Before the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) even finalized the official version of its pistol brace rule, a few vigilant watchdogs had already filed lawsuits to challenge its constitutionality. The Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) and Rainier Arms, joined by two individual plaintiffs, filed suit on January 15, 2021—over two years before the effective date of the final rule. Though the judge stayed that case until the rule was finalized, the resulting periodic status reports filed by ATF, in that case, became a great source of intel for those trying to predict when ATF would finally issue a formal rule on pistol braces.
On Jan. 31, 2023, the...
ATF Ruling on Pistol Braces 2023
January 31, 2023
Announcements , General , NFA , Political
UPDATE: ATF Ruling on Pistol Braces 2023
The Department of Justice (DOJ) submitted its “Final Rule” on pistol stabilizing braces to the Federal Register on January 13, 2023. Many are concerned that this ruling could turn millions of previously legally owned firearms into NFA-regulated short-barreled rifles (SBRs), and the people that possess those weapons into felons with the stroke of a pen.
Table of Contents
What is the Latest ATF Ruling on Pistol Braces?
Are Pistol Braces Illegal Now?
Pistol Brace Amnesty Period
Do I need a Tax Stamp for a Pistol Brace?
ATF eForm 1 Walkthrough
Litigation and Lawsuits
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Assault Weapons Ban: 4 Things You Need to Know
August 10, 2022
HR 1808: Assault Weapons Ban on AK Rifles, AR-15s and Pistol Grips
Two weeks ago, Democrats on Capitol Hill succeeded in moving forward legislation that could infringe on your right to bear arms. H.R. 1808 - Assault Weapons Ban of 2022, is a bill that aims to prohibit importing, selling, manufacturing, transferring, or possessing an “assault weapon” or “large capacity ammunition feeding device”. This bill was introduced on 3/11/2021 by David Cicilline (D-RI) and on 7/29/2022, H.R. 1808 passed the House with a vote of 217-213. Due to the weapons ban of 2022, many Americans have wondered, are assault rifles banned in the United States? Many sem...
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If you own an NFA item, like a suppressor or an SBR, that was made by a company, you no doubt noticed that it is engraved much like any other firearm with various markings such as the make, model, caliber, serial number, etc.
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To avoid running afoul of the law, we’ll go over what you need to include and how you’ll need to do it so that you can enjoy your new NFA item.
STEPS TO GET YOUR ...
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