GOALS

  • Introduce and enact "Shall Certify" legislation in the remaining 43 states, where it is not yet law.


  • Identify states where NFA items are illegal and "defense to prosecution" (DTP) is the only protection for NFA owners.


  • Work to repeal and replace "DTP" with statutes that affirmatively protect ownership of NFA weapons.


  • Identify states that do not allow hunting with suppressors and enact legislation to allow such activities.


  • Remove state-level prohibitions against the possession of NFA items.
  • Work closely with the ATF's NFA Branch to improve the forms approval process, including optimizing the "e-filing" system.


  • Work closely with the ATF's NFA Branch to expedite the Form 3 process.


  • Work with the U.S. Congress to eventually eliminate the Form 3 process.


  • Work with the U.S. Congres to eventually eliminate CLEO certification.


  • Work with Congress to repeal the "Hughes Amendment".


  • Work with Congress to remove silencers, short-barreled rifles, and short-barreled shotguns from NFA regulatory control.