国会通过C-71法案,《枪支管制修改法案》

On May 28th, 2019, Parliament passed Bill C-71, An Act to Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms.

在2019年5月28日,国会通过了C-71法案,《枪支管制修改法案》

The new legislation provides practical, targeted and measured steps to help keep Canadians safe including:

全新的法案将提供切实可行、有针对性、慎重的步骤,以保护加拿大民众的安全,这其中包括:

Expanding background checks to cover the full life of applicants seeking a firearms license, up from only the previous five years;

扩大持枪许可申请人的背景调查范围,从察看过往五年的记录延伸到自出生以来的记录。

Requiring verification to ensure an individual purchasing or taking ownership of a non-restricted firearm holds a valid firearms license;

对非限制类枪支购买人或拥有者,要求进行检验程序,以确保当事人持有有效的持枪许可。

Standardizing best practices among commercial retailers for the retention of sales records of non-restricted firearms;

根据行业内最佳规范,标准化零售商保存非限制性枪支销售记录的流程。

Bolstering safeguards related to the transportation of restricted and prohibited firearms;

增强对限制性及禁止性枪械在运输途中的安全保护要求。

Restoring the determination about firearms classification to impartial technical experts.

重新将界定武器分类属性的权利交还给公正的专业技术人员。

Gun homicides have doubled in recent years and the federal government has a responsibility to keep our communities safe.

近年来,涉及枪支的谋杀案数量已经翻倍,联邦政府有责任保护我们的社区安全。

This legislation is a measured and appropriate response that will save lives, while also being fair to legitimate, law-abiding firearms owners and businesses.

这条法案是慎重并适度的反应,为了拯救生命,同时也为合法、守法的枪支拥有者和工商界提供公平公正的待遇.