"There is absolutely no reason that anybody can vote to say that that kind of weapon, that can fire off great numbers of rounds like that, is necessary," Garneau told The Canadian Press.
"That kind of weapon, to me, definitely — well, it is (already) a restricted weapon but one should look at not allowing those things."
- 18 years of age
- pass a restricted firearms safety course
- obtain a firearms licence and registration certificate
- licensed for use in target practice or target shooting competitions
- licensed for use as part of a gun collection
"There are nearly 12,000 murders a year from guns in this country. When are you guys going to focus on that, and stop telling me the answer is more guns? It is not the answer! How many more kids have to die, before you guys say, 'we want less guns, not more?'"
Piers Morgan, CNN