Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 2021 ‘Gun Shows in Washington DC.’ Gun Sales. San Francisco, CA: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 27 February
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Gun Shows in the District of Columbia
The District of Columbia does not specifically regulate gun shows.
Generally, firearms may not be transferred in the District until the purchaser has been issued a firearm registration certificate, which requires a background check by the Chief of Police…