There is some interesting info in this video. Just passing it along.
Opening the roles for all new builds would be the ultimate.
Agreed, the registry needs to be reopened. The Hughes Amendment is an unconstitutional farce. The law is ostensibly a tax gathering mechanism, but they refuse to take new registrations that include tax payments. That makes it, easily, one of the most ridiculous laws on the books.
Especially if they bought their gun in the last 5 years. It would be a financial setback for me, but I'd be happy to be able Form 1 a registered receiver M16 and I'd definitely get a HK trigger pack for my MP5 clone.Won't happen. Sadly, those that already own the firearms are the ones that push to keep it closed. They don't want their "investments" dropping in value like a rock.
But it will never, ever happen.