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A legally binding, global Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) is being prepared in the back rooms of the UN. One goal of the Treaty's proponents is to create national weapon databases, leading to regional databases, and then to an eventual global database.
In the firearm-prohibitionists' zeai to create a peaceful world through total weapons control, they are determined that the 875 million small arms must be marked on at least three - and in many cases - six parts: the frame, barrel, firing pin, ejector, extractor and magazine.