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A 339 - Handgun Purchasing Limitations - Key Vote

New Jersey Key Votes

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Handgun Purchasing Limitations

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (21-15) - (Key vote)

Title: Handgun Purchasing Limitations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits individuals from purchasing multiple handguns in any 30-day period.

Highlights:
-Prohibits a dealer from delivering more than one handgun to an individual within any 30-day period (Sec. 1). -Prohibits an individual from purchasing more than one handgun within any 30-day period (Sec. 2). -Provides exemptions for federal, State and local law enforcement officers and agencies, licensed handgun collectors, and transfers of handguns between licensed retail dealers (Sec. 1, 2).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (47-28) - (Key vote)

Title: Handgun Purchasing Limitations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits individual handgun permit-holders from purchasing more than one handgun in any 30 day period.

Highlights:
- Exempts the following from the restrictions provided by the provisions of this Act: (Secs. 1-2):
    - Law enforcement officers or agencies purchasing handguns for use in their law enforcement duties; - Collectors of handguns as curios or relics who possess a valid Collector of Curios and Relics License; and - Licensed retail dealers transferring handguns between one another.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Handgun Purchasing Limitations

Sponsors

  • Joan M. Quigley (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph Vas (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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