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National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS)
Questions and answers regarding the National Instant Criminal Background Check System.
If an individual repeatedly pawns the same firearm, is the FFL required to do a NICS background check each time the firearm is redeemed?
What should a licensed pawnbroker do when NICS denies the redemption of a pawned firearm?
Is the redemption of a pawned firearm subject to a NICS background check?
Must licensees conduct a NICS background check for the sale of firearms to nonlicensees at gun shows?
Is a NICS background check required for a licensee’s loan or rental of a firearm to a nonlicensee?
Must licensed collectors conduct a NICS background check prior to transferring a curio or relic firearm?
Must a licensee conduct a NICS background check for the transfer of firearms to another licensee?
Is a NICS background check required for the transfer of antique firearms?
Is a NICS background check required for the transfer of long guns as well as handguns?
Must licensees enroll with the FBI to get access to NICS?