2013 Regular Session



Firearms - Detachable Magazines - Maximum Capacity for Ammunition

Sponsored by:

Senator Raskin


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Reducing to 10 rounds the maximum capacity for ammunition of a detachable magazine for a firearm that can be manufactured, sold, offered for sale, purchased, received, or transferred; and reducing to 10 rounds the maximum capacity for ammunition of a magazine which, when used by a person in the commission of a felony or a crime of violence, results in that person being guilty of a misdemeanor and subject to specified penalties.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Raskin, Conway, Currie, Ferguson, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Jones-Rodwell, King, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Montgomery, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Robey, Rosapepe, Young, and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0107
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0330 Session: 2011 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Weapons -see also- Guns
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(4-305, 4-306)

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October 24, 2017 1:09 P.M.