A Rhode Island task force formed to study the state's gun laws has released a series of recommendations, including a ban on high-capacity magazines and raising the age to buy long guns from 18 to 21.
The Providence Journal reports the recommendations released Thursday do not include a ban on military-style assault weapons, but instead a requirement that they are registered with state or local law enforcement.
Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo formed the group in April shortly after the fatal school shooting in Parkland, Florida.
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The 43-member task force includes an emergency physician and a former state police major who's a National Rifle Association member.
Raimondo said Thursday "we're going to save a lot of lives," if the group's recommendations are turned into policy.