On Demand

An Overview of the National Firearms Act (the NFA)

1h 3m

Created on August 11, 2020





This program, presented by Sarah Gervase of the National Rifle Association, will provide an overview of the different categories of firearms regulated under the National Firearms Act (NFA), as well as related regulations and case law interpreting the NFA. Specific topics covered will include registration requirements, different types of transfers, taxes, the making of NFA arms by non-licensees, state laws governing NFA arms, gun trusts, and legislative and regulatory updates relating to NFA arms.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Examine the history of the NFA and why it matters to current law

  2. Identify what types of firearms are covered by the NFA and how they are regulated differently than other types of firearms

  3. Recognize the most common violations of the NFA and their potential penalties

  4. Advise clients who own NFA firearms or who want to buy them

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