Trudeau Liberals Misfire On Promised Gun-Marking Regulations
Huffington Post February 11, 2016
The Liberal government has broken a promise to immediately implement firearm-marking regulations to help police trace guns used in crime.
Just before the August federal election call, the Conservative government quietly published a notice deferring the firearm-marking regulations until June 1, 2017 - the seventh time the measures had been delayed. [...] In their election platform, the Liberals said they would "immediately" implement gun-marking regulations. The party also promised other, longer-term measures aimed at making it harder for criminals to get and use handguns and assault weapons.