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Policy Identification WorksheetPolicy topic: Gun ControlDirections:Do some research and find 3 existing or proposed recent U.S. policies(laws, statutes, etc.) published or proposed on this topic. Do notdescribe policiesproposed/implemented prior to 1985. In addition to a brief description of the policy, youwill also indicate the stance (for or against), level of implementation, and provide a linkto the actual policy.Policy 1Policy name (Precise bill/policy/legislation name): Firearms Owners Protection Act of1986Policy link (Include a direct link to the policy. Do not use Wikipedia, news articles, etc.Go directly to the source for information):_-100/pdf/STATUTE-100-Pg449.pdf____Implementation level (Circle one of the following that fits your policy):Organizational/InstitutionalLocalStateFederalBrief summary of the policy in your own words (minimum 100 words):This act amended the Gun Control act of 1968 and prohibits anyone who is an illegalalien, dishonorably discharged from the military, and those who do not considerthemselves U.S. citizens, from purchasing a firearm or bullets. This act also makes itagainst the law to have a machinegun, and for firearms dealers to keep records of thesales they make and to report those who purchase multiple guns at one time. Also, thisact enforces additional punishments on people who use firearms or machineguns whilecommitting a crime.On a scale of 1 to 5, where do you feel this policy lands on the spectrum of being on thePro or Con side of your topic?Highlight the appropriate number.Pro side (in favor of)Con side (against)12345

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Firearm, Wikipedia, Concealed carry in the United States, Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act

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