Ever since the Sandy Hook massacre, the gun control vs. gun rights debate has again gained steam and renewed outcries, for stricter norms for arms distribution, have started occupying the FrontPage of every tabloids. The government is in a position where it has to take some measure or the other, to calm the public and ensure guns do not fall in the wrong hands. So it has introduced a new policy called “The universal back ground check”. The law is yet in its formative stage and still awaits the senate nod. So what is this universal background check?