Fix Gun Checks Act of 2015
• Federal studies have shown that persons imprisoned for firearm crimes get firearms mostly through theft, the black market, or family members or friends
• Nearly half of illegally trafficked firearms originate with “straw purchasers”—people who pass background checks and buy firearms for criminals
• Ensures that our laws evolve at the same pace as our technology
• Reporting missing firearms puts law enforcement on alert and may prevent future crimes
Requires background checks for all gun sales and reporting lost or stolen firearms within 48 hours.