Originally Posted by KC Fish
FFL means Federal Firearms License. It's a federal nationwide requirement for background checks from all FFL dealers wherever the sale is made. Sales between individuals is handled on a state by state basis. And individual sale is nearly impossible to regulate. I question whether increased regulation would have any affect anyway, since those committing crimes would ignore it regardless of penalty.
I"m not a 100% sure, but I think in KS, if it's between two people in the state there is no ATF paperwork; only if across state lines.
...something like that.