Tuesday , June 23 , 2015

House renews ban on plastic guns as 3

WASHINGTON With the advent of 3 D printers capable of producing plastic weapons, the House voted Tuesday to renew a 25 year old prohibition against firearms that can evade metal detectors and X ray machinesA bipartisan bill extending the Undetectable Firearms Act was passed on a voice vote, a first for gun legislation since last year massacre at a Connecticut elementary schoolThe Senate is expected to act on the legislation when it returns from a two week Thanksgiving recess next Monday, a day before the current law expiresSen. But with the National Rifle Association opposed to any change in the statute and
replica ray bans many Democrats eager to avoid a new fight over gun controls going into an election year, the Senate is more likely to just pass the House version unamended. The House bill only requires that a plastic gun have some piece of metal in or on it, but it can be removable and doesn have to be used to fire the weaponHouse bill is better than nothing, but not by much, Schumer said Tuesday. It certainly not enough. said plastic guns were thing of science fiction when the ban was first passed in 1988 but such weapons are now a worrisome realityBrian Malte, a director of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, said his group worries about the availability of plastic guns are reason to hold up renewal. use of 3 D printers to manufacture guns received heightened attention in May when Cody Wilson, then a University of Texas law student, posted blueprints online for using the printers to make the Liberator pistol, which he says he designed. Wilson, founder of Defense Distributed, a nonprofit that advocates the free distribution of information on 3 D printed
fake ray bans weapons, was ordered by the State Department to take down the instructions after two
cheap ray bans days because of allegedly violating arms export controls, he saidBy then, the plans had already been downloaded more than 100,000 times and they
fake ray bans remain available on file sharing websites, he saidyou want to do this, it plainly obvious there no one standing between you, your computer and your 3 D printer.Articles Connexes:

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