Indiana: NRA-Backed Pro-Hunting Legislation Passes Committee and Goes to the Senate Floor!
Posted on January 25, 2012
Silencers are legal but they are regulated on a per-state basis. However, the National Firearms Act (NFA) branch of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (BATFE) ultimately controls any transfers, and all silencers are registered by this branch. Individuals, corporations, and trusts can legally purchase and possess silencers in 39 states.