What’s the Law: Recent FFL Stuff
THE LAW – RECENT FFL STUFF – by D. Choy
- 18 V.S.C 924(a)(6) (the Fed law) Youth Handgun Safety Act Via 27 CFR 178.103 (the Fed regs) effective 9-11~98 now requires all FFL dealers to:
- Provide a copy of ATF 15300.2 (7-98) “Youth Handgun Safety Act Notice” to all handgun buyers.
- Post a copy of ATF 5300.1 conspicuously at the licensee location (Suggestion that “I have received a copy of ATF 15300.2 (7-98)” be written just above the buyer’s signature on the yellow Form ATP 4473 to prove that a copy was given to the handgun buyer.)
- The National Instant Criminal Background heck System (NICS) effectjve 11-30-98 has no effect in Hawaii. The more restrictive Hawaii requirements is a legal alternative to NICS check. Regard less of NICS, Hawaii buyers must still comply with the 14 day hand gun and long gun waiting period for permits to acquire.
Have you noticed HPD’s made-up rule? “Must pick-up permits to acquire within 6 days when ready” was changed to 20 days. No Law, but at least HPD is a bit more reasonable this time.
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