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7 December 2008

Washington Post

The D.C. Council voted unanimously to give preliminary approval to legislation that would require gun owners to renew their registrations every three years and to notify police annually whether they still own guns. The measure, which would also ban assault weapons, was described as building on legislation passed by the council in September to adhere to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning the city's gun ban. It also would require firearms owners to take a safety... (GunPolicy.org)

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