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October 1, 2010

8,000 Firearm Retailers Have Attended Seminars


The National Shooting Sports Foundation, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the National Instant Criminal Background Check System recently concluded a national tour of their jointly sponsored Firearms Retailer Seminars. Venues for 2010 were El Paso, Tex.; Anaheim, Calif.; Harrisburg, Penn., Marietta, Georgia; and St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minn.

The seminars are designed to help federally licensed firearms retailers (FFLs) keep up with the latest regulations and changes related to their businesses. A total of nearly 600 retailers attended this year’s educational sessions, with an average attendance of 119 retailers per seminar. Over the years, more than 8,000 FFLs have attended 70-plus seminars held nationwide.

Read NSSF’s press release.