bump stocks

A "bump stock" is attached to a semi-automatic rifle at the Gun Vault store and shooting range in South Jordan, Utah.
Rick Bowmer/AP Photo
December 18, 2018 - 11:01 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration Tuesday banned bump stocks, the firearm attachments that allow semi-automatic weapons to fire like machine guns and were used during the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history. The regulation gives gun owners until late March to turn in or destroy the...
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This Oct. 4, 2017 file photo shows a device called a "bump stock" attached to a semi-automatic rifle at a gun store and shooting range in Utah.
AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File
September 26, 2018 - 11:59 am
By Lisa Marie Pane, Associated Press The gunman in the Las Vegas mass shooting was armed with 23 AR-style weapons, 14 of them fitted with "bump stocks" that allowed them to mimic fully automatic fire. The devices were little-known before they were used in the Oct. 1 rampage, the deadliest mass...
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Activists and others look on as the state House Judiciary Committee votes Tuesday morning.
Tony Romeo | KYW Newsradio
Tony Romeo
June 19, 2018 - 9:23 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A key Pennsylvania House committee has begun taking votes on a package of bills aimed at reducing gun violence in Pennsylvania. More votes are scheduled Wednesday morning. The state House Judiciary Committee, chaired by Republican Rep. Ron Marsico, held a series of...
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