ATF Backs Down on M855 Ban

Mar 4, 2016 | 0 comments

For some reason we overlooked sporting purposes in the 2nd Amendment, but the ATF must have an extended version. However, due to popular demand, the ATF has clarified that they are not banning M855 ammunition. Good work America! Here is their official statementOn Feb. 13, 2015, ATF released for public comment a proposed framework to guide its determination on what ammunition is “primarily intended for sporting purposes” for purposes of granting exemptions to the Gun Control Act’s prohibition on armor piecing ammunition. The posted framework is only a proposal, posted for the purpose of receiving public comment, and no final …read more