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United States

9 January 2005

Epoch Times (New York)

NEW YORK — The Gun Industry Responsibility Act (GIRA) passed almost unanimously by the New York City Council last Wednesday. Sponsored by Brooklyn Council member David Yassky, GIRA creates a "Code of Responsible Conduct" for gun dealers and manufactures. If a dealer or manufacturer fails to comply with the code, a victim of gun violence or their family can sue for financial damages. Under the new bill, gun manufacturers and dealers must keep inventories of weapons... (

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