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Old 8th January 2015, 09:32 AM
skires skires is offline
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Originally Posted by raygun View Post
Hi Martin,
It was after the Dunblane episode that the length rules were brought in. They didn't ban "handguns" but "Short barreled weapons" hence rifles can be caught by the restrictions.

The legislation was the 1997 Firearms Act.

Wasn't it also to do with guns that could be concealed easily under a coat etc ... is that the 600mm/2ft thing?

Last edited by skires; 8th January 2015 at 03:44 PM.
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