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For good reason, we've been writing and reading a lot of diaries about moral considerations of the fight to reduce and control arms among civilians.  However, all of the conversations so far have tended to deal with the desired endgame results.  I propose that there are practical and hard boiled actions that could lead to immediate intermediate risk containment.  Specifics after the orange pastry

Weapons dealers should be  required by law to sell their wares only to people who can prove they have prescribed levels of weapons and ammo insurance coverage against liability risks in homes, apartments, or cars; and be required by law to CALL and report purchases to the insurance companies of weapons and ammo buyers. If weapons purchasers don't have houses or apartments, they sure as hell should not be allowed to purchase weapons since they haven't adequate means for stowing them. Any dealers selling "insurance" to their custormers should be shut down asap since the first interest of a dealer is to sell weapons and ammunition; not to protect the safety of the public

Required liabiity coverage amounts should increase for additional numbers of weapons, fire power  and purchases of ammunition. Insurance companies should be required by law to send specialists to test the locks, cabinets, and alarm system on a purchasers weapon/ammo storage systems before they sell a policy to an individual, and they should be required to do government approved background checks on the fire arm purchasers as well

Insurance companies should have the right to charge for every service they are required to perform for gun owners both before and after the purchase of insurance. The beauty of using insurance companies in the breech is that they definitely have a vested interest in proper underwriting to eliminate bad risks.  The public has a vested interest in the proper work of insurers to limit the possibility of high risk gun owners.  

Aside: Hunters usually carry appropriate insurance for their hunting guns.  They aren't really a subset for the multij-fire and fast shoot market.  They might wear the other hat but the hunting hat is different from the weapons worshipper hat.

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