Originally Posted by listopencil
As far as I know a background check in this instance would access law enforcement databases for any convictions that preclude you from owning firearms. I would think that this removes liability from gun sellers, and tends to establish safe and legal firearm outlets. It seems like it would have a decent chance of dissuading criminals from trying to purchase guns at these shops, so it further separates the processes of the good guys and the bad guys.
So firearms dealers, companies, salesmen et al will have access to law enforcement databases?