Well as if it isn’t bad enough that the democrats want to disarm law-abiding citizens, now they want to ban the purchase of body armor.
H.R. 5344, otherwise known as the ‘Responsible Body Armor Possession Act’, bans the purchase, ownership, or possession of enhanced body armor by civilians.
The term `enhanced body armor' means body armor, including a helmet or shield, the ballistic resistance of which meets or exceeds the ballistic performance of Type III armor, determined using National Institute of Justice Standard-0101.06.
And then you say, “Oh! But look! There are exceptions to this bill!” Don’t get ahead of yourself. Those ‘exceptions’ only apply to our fabulous government. And don’t even think about violating this new bill, otherwise you will get fined and can be imprisoned up to 10 years.
Seriously?! You don’t see ANYTHING wrong with our federal government deciding how and IF we can protect ourselves? This should be raising some MAJOR red flags. Can anyone give me 3 good reasons as to why our government should have ANY say in whether or not I can own body armor?
Let’s also take a look at the “meets or exceeds” statement above. This guy hits the nail on the head.