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New Proposal Will Force Gun Owners to Store Assault Weapons At Government Authorized Storage Depots
shtfplan.com ^ | January 19, 2013 | Mac Slavo

Posted on 01/19/2013 5:29:49 PM PST by Jet Jaguar

Because you can never have too many laws, regulations and mandates, Massachusetts State Representative David Linsky has filed a new bill that would, among other things, force gun owners to undergo mental health background checks, acquire liability insurance, pay an additional 25% tax on all forms of ammunition, and require firearms categorized as “assault weapons” to be stored outside of their homes and only at government approved storage depots.

Provisions in the bill include:

Having one standard of the issuance of all gun licenses, giving local police chiefs the ability to evaluate all aspects of an application for a gun license.

Requires proof of liability insurance for possession of a firearm, rifle or shotgun.

Requires that all large capacity weapons and grandfathered assault weapons must be stored at gun clubs or target ranges.

Requires live shooting as part of the curriculum for a basic firearms safety course; this is not a current requirement.

Requires all applicants for gun licenses and FID cards to sign a waiver of mental health records for review to be destroyed after decision.

Imposes 25% sales tax on ammunition, firearms, shotguns, and rifles; dedicates funds towards firearms licensing, police training, mental health services, and victim’s services.

Brings Massachusetts into compliance with the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS).

Limits gun buyers to one firearm purchase per month.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Government
KEYWORDS: bang; banglist; guncontrol; militia; secondamendment
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1 posted on 01/19/2013 5:30:00 PM PST by Jet Jaguar
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To: Jet Jaguar

That makes it awfully convenient for the government to suddenly confiscate and deny having them.


2 posted on 01/19/2013 5:32:08 PM PST by Jonty30 (What Islam and secularism have in common is that they are both death cults.)
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To: Jet Jaguar

“If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.”


3 posted on 01/19/2013 5:33:14 PM PST by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: Jet Jaguar

I don’t live there but have to say,”From my cold dead hands”
No way, no how.


4 posted on 01/19/2013 5:33:40 PM PST by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: Jet Jaguar

Talk about the fox guarding the hen house!

Classic.

How ‘bout your let us keep your union thugs in a warehouse along with your dem politicians.?


5 posted on 01/19/2013 5:34:04 PM PST by Right Wing Assault (Dick Obama is more inexperienced now than he was before he was elected.)
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To: Jet Jaguar

Are they forgetting what April 19, 1775 was all about?


6 posted on 01/19/2013 5:34:04 PM PST by NonValueAdded (If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs, you've likely misread the situation.)
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To: Jet Jaguar

That is fine because all the military assault type weapons they talk about are already stored in armories, unless they are being used in a combat zone. Of course libs have this misguided perception that if the weapon is Black and ugly it is an assault weapon.


7 posted on 01/19/2013 5:39:49 PM PST by Red_Devil 232 (VietVet - USMC All Ready On The Right? All Ready On The Left? All Ready On The Firing Line!)
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To: Jet Jaguar

Yeah, we could just keep them in armories over at Lexington and Concord...
Oh, wait!


8 posted on 01/19/2013 5:41:13 PM PST by Repeal The 17th (We have met the enemy and he is us.)
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To: Red_Devil 232

So if I keep them at the gun club I can get the m-16 fire control group and the auto sear too ? /sarc


9 posted on 01/19/2013 5:42:22 PM PST by Ouderkirk (Obama has turned America into an aristocracy of the unaccomplished.)
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To: Jet Jaguar

Some pretty wide ranging proposals there that have nothing to do with scary black guns.


10 posted on 01/19/2013 5:45:40 PM PST by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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To: Jet Jaguar
The insurance issue is what should concern folks IMHO. The industry never misses a trick to increase their bottom line...I predict all policies for insurance will soon ask if the policy holder has guns. Those that do will pay more and in a few years a lot more...
11 posted on 01/19/2013 5:45:47 PM PST by montanajoe
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To: Jet Jaguar

If my age related memory loss is not mistaken this same proposal came up about two years ago.


12 posted on 01/19/2013 5:46:29 PM PST by doc1019
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To: Jet Jaguar
The American Revolution began in what's now MASSdementia . . . imagine that !
13 posted on 01/19/2013 5:46:35 PM PST by tomkat ( .. shall NOT be infringed)
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To: Jet Jaguar

Didn’t the Democrats PROMISE US that no one would be collecting guns?

That’s why it’s important to keep these stories front and center...NO MATTER WHERE YOU LIVE!!


14 posted on 01/19/2013 5:47:52 PM PST by BobL
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To: Jet Jaguar

It’s not confiscation... it’s “safe storage.”


15 posted on 01/19/2013 5:51:22 PM PST by DTogo (High time to bring back The Sons of Liberty !!)
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To: Jet Jaguar

This is nonsense, they are just going to move us all to a special ghetto section of Chicago for our own safety.


16 posted on 01/19/2013 5:52:07 PM PST by SampleMan (Feral Humans are the refuse of socialism.)
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To: Jet Jaguar

Linsky is an idiot and his proposal will never pass.

Gun grabbers keep pointing to Australia, but refuse to acknowledge that fewer than 25% of guns were turned in.

“Keep and Bear” does NOT mean, “store them at the tyrant’s house”!


17 posted on 01/19/2013 5:52:34 PM PST by G Larry (Which of Obama's policies do you think I'd support if he were white?)
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To: Jet Jaguar

This proposal must have missed the “not to be infringed” part of the the deal.

This is major infringment.


18 posted on 01/19/2013 5:55:06 PM PST by dforest
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To: NonValueAdded

Not only are they forgetting the cause, they are also forgetting the result.

On the other hand, they might have gone to a public school and were never taught about that period of time.


19 posted on 01/19/2013 5:55:22 PM PST by Dutch Boy
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To: Jet Jaguar

And what do you expect from a-holes who put a lock on a Committee of Safety flintlock musket hanging from the wall of the State Legislature?


20 posted on 01/19/2013 5:56:01 PM PST by ZULU (See video: http://gatesofvienna.blogspot.com/2012/09/the-first-siege-of-vienna.html)
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To: Jet Jaguar

Horseshit. What if they passed a law and nobody came/played?

That’s Amerika today. Laws upon liberal, idiotic, droolingly-moronic laws that NO one gives a damn about. I can make you a criminal with the stroke of a pen if I’m a Governor or POTUS.

Screw ‘em all. We don’t want to play any more. Pass your laws, assholes. See you in the streets.


21 posted on 01/19/2013 5:56:43 PM PST by RightOnline (I am Andrew Breitbart!)
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To: RightOnline

Alinsky Rule 1: “Power is not only what you have, but what an opponent thinks you have”.


22 posted on 01/19/2013 5:58:09 PM PST by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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To: cripplecreek
Alinsky Rule 1: “Power is not only what you have, but what an opponent thinks you have”.

Our opponents would be shaking in their boots if Republicans showed any backbone. Conservatives have been made out to be bunch of pussies by a cry baby speaker of the house. We have our guns, but the left doesn't think we have the will to use them.

23 posted on 01/19/2013 6:04:17 PM PST by ConservativeInPA (Molon Labe)
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To: NonValueAdded; Dutch Boy

I rather think they know all too well what April 19, 1775 was all about. They want to do it right this time, having learned from their errors a couple hundred years ago. Tyrants will be tyrants.


24 posted on 01/19/2013 6:05:25 PM PST by coloradan (The US has become a banana republic, except without the bananas - or the republic.)
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To: Jet Jaguar
I don't live in Mass. but I would like to tell Mr. Lansky to “Eat $hit and Bark at the Moon” you royal idiot! Thank you.
25 posted on 01/19/2013 6:07:30 PM PST by USMA '71 ((Re-elect no one!))
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To: Jet Jaguar

LOL


26 posted on 01/19/2013 6:14:20 PM PST by ottbmare (The OTTB Mare)
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To: dforest
The government is subject to “not infringed” but private individuals and company's are not. An insurance company refusing to insure gun owners does not meet the legal definition of infringement lawyers suing the owners of establishments where shooting occur does not meet that definition either.

Folks should carefully look at the MADD example. It was not government making laws that changed the culture of drinking and driving but the costs imposed by insurance companies, lawyers, and ether's over a twenty year period that made the liability far to costly.

In my view its not the government but economics that will take the guns...

27 posted on 01/19/2013 6:15:19 PM PST by montanajoe
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To: Jet Jaguar

Why don’t they just ask for the gold and our bank accounts to keep in their little “warehouse?”


28 posted on 01/19/2013 6:17:09 PM PST by madison10
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To: ConservativeInPA

I keep saying it but few people seem to care.

The GOP holds a 3 branch majority in 24 states compared to the democrats having the same power in 13. That is a considerable power block. We should all be working together to get the states together to wield that power. We also need to regain state control over the senate.


29 posted on 01/19/2013 6:20:22 PM PST by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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To: Jet Jaguar
God! you people in Massachusetts have some real lunatics in your government.

Get out while you can..

30 posted on 01/19/2013 6:20:44 PM PST by B.O. Plenty (Give war a chance........)
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To: Jet Jaguar

And when the government lackeys open fire on the citizens, we have to ask them for the key to the gun storage to defend ourselves.


31 posted on 01/19/2013 6:21:29 PM PST by crosshairs (All we are saying, is give a high cap piece a chance.)
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To: G Larry

“Linsky is an idiot and his proposal will never pass.”

Larry, Linsky is a useful idiot and this is Massachusetts. I guarantee that there will be co-sponsors and traction.
Remember, we are responsible for the likes of Pocahantas Warren, Ted Kennedy (D-Hell), everybody’s favorite Frank, Barney. This is just a very small and embarrassing example of what we export to Congress, you should see the collection of grifters that stays home under the Dome on Beacon Hill.


32 posted on 01/19/2013 6:24:28 PM PST by Stormdog (A rifle transforms one from subject to Citizen)
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To: Jet Jaguar

I think Representative David Linsky needs a mental health background check.


33 posted on 01/19/2013 6:27:51 PM PST by Girlene
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To: Jet Jaguar

What kind of gun will you use to force me to store my gun in your facility?


34 posted on 01/19/2013 6:32:36 PM PST by TigersEye (Stupid is a Progressive disease.)
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To: Jet Jaguar

truly, the inmates have taken over the lunatic asylum...


35 posted on 01/19/2013 6:32:46 PM PST by faithhopecharity
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To: cripplecreek

Excellent point. How do “we” do that?


36 posted on 01/19/2013 6:35:59 PM PST by Girlene
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To: Girlene

I think it is happening to some extent. I know the republican governors association encouraged Rick Snyder to oppose obamacare and it worked. We also pressured him from within the states.

I think we need to coordinate our efforts through social media.


37 posted on 01/19/2013 6:39:57 PM PST by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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To: Jet Jaguar

The main depots will be at Lexington and Concord


38 posted on 01/19/2013 6:44:37 PM PST by School of Rational Thought (Fun for women ages 21 through 35)
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To: Jet Jaguar

Oh, but they’re not after the people’s guns are they?

/sarc.


39 posted on 01/19/2013 6:45:18 PM PST by Voice of Reason88 ( Freedom is never lost all at once - Edmund Burke)
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To: NonValueAdded
Don't forget the critical earlier "powder alarms" that led up to April 19.

August 31, 1774...General Thomas Gage sent Middlesex County sheriff David Phips to Brattle with orders to remove the provincial powder; Brattle turned the key to the powderhouse over to Phips. Gage also gave orders to ready a force of troops for action the next day, something that did not go unnoticed by the local population. At some point that day, General Gage, whether by his intent, accident, or theft by a messenger, lost possession of William Brattle's letter; the widely held story is that it was dropped. News of its content spread rapidly, and many considered it to be a warning to Gage to remove the provincial powder before Patriots could seize it.

Early in the morning of September 1, 260 British regulars from the 4th Regiment were rowed in secrecy up the Mystic River from Boston to a landing point near Winter Hill. From there they marched about a mile to the Powder House, a gunpowder magazine that held the largest supply of gunpowder in Massachusetts. Phips gave the King's Troops the keys to the building [a Democrat, no doubt], and after sunrise they removed all of the gunpowder...a small contingent [of regulars] marched to Cambridge, removed two field pieces, and took them to Boston.

The field pieces and powder were then taken from Boston to the British stronghold on Castle Island, then known as Castle William (renamed Fort Independence in 1779).

This led to the colonists removing the stores of gunpowder in Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Newport, Rhode Islandp Providence, Rhode Island; and New London, Connecticut and distributed to the militias in towns away from the coast.

It would seem we are headed rapidly in the same direction. Putting privately owned arms under lock and key so the government can easily confiscate them is eerily reminiscent of the Powder Alarms.

40 posted on 01/19/2013 6:51:47 PM PST by ProtectOurFreedom
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To: Jet Jaguar

Storing guns in a government storage facility is confiscation.


41 posted on 01/19/2013 6:59:15 PM PST by Logical me
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To: tet68

Doesn’t the name Custer mean anything to these jokers?


42 posted on 01/19/2013 7:10:41 PM PST by Mathews (Ecclesiastes 10:2 (NIV))
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To: Jet Jaguar

This will do nothing to deter criminal activity in the state of Massachsetts and may even encourage it..

ARs which really are machine guns are already stored in NG armories so he must mean hunting rifles. Now this anti-hunting clown who is probably a vegan wants rifles, shot guns, and hand guns, to be stored at NG armories or away from owners direct control and gun owner hunters to pay extra insurance, and extra dedicated taxes (beside sales tax) kinda like the road taxes that get diverted to the general fund. The revenues from which wouldn’t cover the need for the extra facilities and manpower needed to run these “ NG storage units” for all this stuff.

It’s another attempt to blame gun owners using the 2nd amendment argument to blame gun owners for those in control and running the state inability to deal with the hundreds of gangland murders and shootings commited in areas under their solid control using illegally obtained firearms. Their solution is to seize and deny guns to those who have legally obtained them .


43 posted on 01/19/2013 7:11:54 PM PST by mosesdapoet (Should the "mechanic" from Chicago come out of retirement ?)
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To: Jet Jaguar

The Liberty Tree in Mass. is in need of a heavy watering.


44 posted on 01/19/2013 7:12:42 PM PST by Renegade
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To: Renegade

Agree.


45 posted on 01/19/2013 7:13:54 PM PST by Jet Jaguar
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To: Jet Jaguar

Too lazy or fearful to come and take them, they want us to bring them to them? Gee, and I didn’t think they had a sense of humor.


46 posted on 01/19/2013 7:32:27 PM PST by ThunderSleeps (Stop obama now! Stop the hussein - insane agenda!)
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To: Jet Jaguar

Massachusetts sounds like a land that needs liberating from the Stalinists who run it.


47 posted on 01/19/2013 7:37:34 PM PST by GenXteacher (You have chosen dishonor to avoid war; you shall have war also.)
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To: Jet Jaguar

I might agree to this if dims/libs were put there.


48 posted on 01/19/2013 7:44:27 PM PST by ogen hal (First amendment or reeducation camp?)
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To: Jet Jaguar

There’s a man with a fail safe PLAN!! Treat all citizens as incipient, if not actual, felons.


49 posted on 01/19/2013 9:12:36 PM PST by Elsiejay
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To: Jet Jaguar

Uh huh - and I’m sure that everyone who owns an “assault weapon” will meekly comply. I assume that the ultimate purpose of this crap is to turn otherwise law-abiding citizens into criminals that can be rounded up....


50 posted on 01/19/2013 9:15:02 PM PST by Some Fat Guy in L.A. (Still bitterly clinging to rational thought despite it's unfashionability)
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