Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
USA. 2007 ‘Identify Groups and Individuals Associated with Illicit SALW Activities.’ National Report of the United States of America on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA), p. 1. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of the United States to the United Nations. 17 July
Identify Groups and Individuals Associated with Illicit SALW Activities
In the U.S., firearm dealers are required to conduct background checks on potential buyers through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), operated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).