Following a Feb mass sharpened that killed 17 students and staff during Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Deerfield Mayor Harriet Rosenthal motionless that for her community, adequate was enough.
According to a press release, a mayor “directed staff and a Village profession to ready a news concerning a doing of a anathema of attack weapons.”
“I trust a time has now come to revisit a finish anathema of attack weapons,” Rosenthal said. And a Village Board of Trustees members in Deerfield, Illinois, agreed. On a night of Monday, Apr 2, they voted unanimously to anathema a possession, sale, and make of attack weapons and high-capacity magazines in their town. The bidding will go into outcome on Jun 13.
Under a ordinance, weapons including semiautomatic rifles with a bound repository and a ability to fit some-more than 10 rounds of ammunition as good as shotguns with revolving cylinders will tumble underneath a clarification of an attack weapon. The bidding also lists specific models, including a AR-15 and AK-47, that will be banned.
Any proprietor who does not give adult their attack weapons by Jun 13 will be fined adult to $1,000 a day for any offense.
The bidding also asserts attack weapons are not lonesome by a Second Amendment.
“The possession, manufacture, and sale of attack weapons in a Village of Deerfield is not pretty required to strengthen an individual’s right to self-defense or a refuge or potency of a well-regulated militia,” a bidding reads.