Effect of current federal regulations on handgun safety features.

@article{Milne2003EffectOC,
  title={Effect of current federal regulations on handgun safety features.},
  author={John Stewart Milne and Stephen W. Hargarten and Arthur L. Kellermann and Garen J. Wintemute},
  journal={Annals of emergency medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={1-9}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE In the late 1960s, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms implemented the "factoring criteria," a set of minimum size and safety standards required for any handgun imported into the United States. These standards, however, were not applied to guns manufactured domestically. We determine whether extending the factoring criteria to all handguns sold in the United States, as has been proposed in Congress, would increase the likelihood that safety devices would be included in… CONTINUE READING

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In the late 1960s , the Bureau of Alcohol , Tobacco , and Firearms implemented the " factoring criteria , " a set of minimum size and safety standards required for any handgun imported into the United States .
In the late 1960s , the Bureau of Alcohol , Tobacco , and Firearms implemented the " factoring criteria , " a set of minimum size and safety standards required for any handgun imported into the United States .
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