SB-1446: Large Capacity Magazines

Session: 2015-2016
Author: Hancock
Status: Signed into Law (Chaptered)
AAP-CA Position: Support
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This bill would, commencing July 1, 2017, make it an infraction punishable by a fine not to exceed $100 for the first offense, by a fine not to exceed $250 for the 2nd offense, and by a fine not to exceed $500 for the 3rd or subsequent offense, for a person to possess any large-capacity magazine, regardless of the date the magazine was acquired. The bill would require a person in lawful possession of a large-capacity magazine prior to July 1, 2017, to dispose of the magazine, as provided.

Download AAP Positional Letter: Letter of Support to Author