May 22, 2022

Reference: Gun Control Legislation (A Report from the Congressional Research Service)

Here’s a CRS report (last updated on November 14, 2012) that might be of interest. It runs 118 pages and contains numerous figures, tables, citations, and statistics.


Gun Control Legislation


William J. Krouse
Specialist in Domestic Security and Crime Policy
Congressional Research Service

Direct to Full Text Report (118 pages; PDF)
This CRS report is made available by FAS (Federation of American Scientists).

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.