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The federal Liberal government is moving ahead to ban modern sporting rifles while allowing municipalities to restrict handgun possession.
Michelle Rempel Garner’s e-petition opposing the banning of many centrefire semi-automatic rifles is now most signed e-petition.
Ontario Premier Doug Ford spoke out against the new federal firearms classification regulations, and criticized the cost of the buyback program.
The national e-petition against banning semi-automatic centrefire “assault rifles” drew the most support from Ontario with 56,701 signatures.
While species ranging from Bohemian knotweed to wild pigs are under review, of note to outdoor enthusiasts is the mention of boats as carriers.
The E-petition on the government’s ban on “military-style assault rifles” is now the most-signed electronic petition in Canadian history.