Originally Posted by •LX•
The Firearms act does not ban guns, it just requires that they be registered. And the government has spent years trying to kill the act altogether, but they can't figure out how to do it while not losing a ton of votes in Quebec. As a compromise they've opted to waive fees which has made it insanely costly.
The rules are much stricter now, that is the point. I think they banned registration altogether, so this will force even more illegal activities. In then end they have the justification of putting more people in jail just by changing laws to what they want.