The federal government has briskly moved Bill C-71, an Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms through the various legislative stages and it has recently reached third reading, with a referral to the Senate, in late September. Firearms owners, and prospective firearms owners, should know and understand the changes being proposed under […]
The Liberal government has proposed legislation that will impact firearms owners in Canada. While the details of the proposed Bill C-71 may yet change, it is important for those currently licenced to own firearms, and those considering obtaining a licence in the near future, to consider the possible changes that may happen should the legislation […]
THE INFORMATION IN THIS ARTICLE IS OUT OF DATE. THE FIREARMS MENTIONED HAVE BEEN SUBSEQUENTLY RE-CLASSIFIED AS “PROHIBITED” AS OF MAY 1, 2020. The regulation for CZ and Swiss Arms reclassification of certain rifles, and their variants, as non-restricted firearms, which we announced previously, has been published in the Canada Gazette, the official publication of […]
The government recently announced a reclassification of two popular sporting rifles, which had been made prohibited due to an RCMP classification.