"Under NSW law there is next to no scrutiny of the reasons people give
for acquiring guns and this has lead to a real spike in the number of
weapons in circulation in the State.
"If a person genuinely needs to have more than three weapons then they
should have to satisfy a very stringent test focused on exceptional
"This legislation will allow law-abiding gun owners to hold an
appropriate number of firearms for legitimate use, but will prevent
the accumulation of private arsenals," Mr Shoebridge said.
Greens Member of NSW Upper House
I'm glad I live in the USA, where I don't have to explain my "reason,"
"needs," or "appropriateness" to own the guns I want to some
government toady, much less some mealy-mouthed sycophant bootlicker
like David Shoebridge.