National Background Check for Gun Buyers

Subcommittee members heard testimony from law enforcement officials and proponents and opponents of gun control. They talked about national… read more

Subcommittee members heard testimony from law enforcement officials and proponents and opponents of gun control. They talked about national background checks for consumers of firearms and the implementation of the Brady Bill, which contained the national background check provision. Purchasers would know within minutes of attempting to purchase a firearm if they met the guidelines of the background check. The program is due to be in effect in November of this year. close

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National Background Check for Gun Buyers

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Program ID:
107150-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 11, 1998 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jun 14, 1998 | 5:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jun 11, 1998 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 11, 1998 | 9:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 12, 1998 | 7:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 12, 1998 | 1:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 14, 1998 | 5:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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