A bill banning certain guns described as assault weapons by the bill's author is sparking controversy in Georgia.
The new bill was introduced by in the Georgia State House and it already has the support of 15 lawmakers who signed the bill.
Not only does this ban the sale of certain guns, but people who own the guns banned by this bill would have to turn them over to the Georgia Bureau of Investigations.
According to the bill, anyone caught with one of the banned guns could be charged with a felony.
Gun rights advocates have promised to expose legislators, particularly Republicans, who support this bill.