HL Deb 27 June 1994 vol 556 c34WA
Earl Peel

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether they intend to transfer the licensing of firearms from the police authorities to a national firearms control board; and, if so, when.

The Minister of State, Home Office (Earl Ferrers)

No final decision has yet been taken on whether to establish a national firearms control board. An announcement will be made as soon as possible.