The Trump administration is finalizing a draft rule to ban stocks in relief.
CNN reported Wednesday that the administration was preparing to announce the ban in the coming days.
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Trump had promised to act on the issue earlier this year, following a shootout in Las Vegas that claimed the lives of 59 people. The device, which modifies semi-automatic weapons to fire several shots at once, was used for mass shooting.
The administration uses the regulatory process to implement the ban.
The Ministry of Justice proposed in March a rule to ban devices by amending an existing rule defining "machine guns". Federal law prohibits the use of submachine guns, but the device that modifies certain weapons to turn them into machine gun weapons has not been included in the definition. .
The proposed rule would amend this provision "to clarify that the National Firearms and Firearms Act defines" machine guns "as including" stock bump "devices, then the Attorney General. Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard Administration SessionsTump Trump finalist on the ban on Bulk shares Trump shares Rosenstein's photo behind bars: "He should never have chosen a special lawyer" Schiff states that Trump's written responses to Mueller are not adequate. said in March.
This rule required the approval of the Office of Management and Budget, a review of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and a public comment period.
"We are now in the final stages of the procedure," Trump said in October.
The Hill solicited comments from the White House.