New Yorks SAFE Act is a bad, bad thing. It requires people to register, sell or transfer (out of state) assault rifles and high capacity magazines. Many Empire State gun and standard capacity ammunition magazine owners have complied. Many have not. So, at some point, the States gonna go get em. People on both sides of the law enforcement divide will die and the s will hit the fan. Meanwhile, there it is: the reason why expanded background checks, indeed all background checks and any type of registration, set the stage for confiscation. And tyranny. [ED: This notice was sent for New York City residents, based on New York City laws, not necessarily SAFE Act provisions.] [h/t DrVino]
Remember when they said they"d never confiscate your guns? HA! So it begins.