Read the breakdown of SAFE Act ‘assault weapons’ registered in New York

Information ordered by the courts shows that just one out of every 800 New Yorkers have registered their firearms under the requirements of the state’s 2013 gun control legislation. Records released show that 23,847 people have applied to register 44,485 guns classified as an assault weapon under the egis of the Secure Ammunition Firearms Enforcement Act implemented two years ago. At the time of implementation, it was estimated that as many as 1.2 million guns in the Empire State would have been subject to registration.

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