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SB 1235 - Requires Background Checks to Buy Ammunition - California Key Vote

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Title: Requires Background Checks to Buy Ammunition

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Title: Requires Background Checks to Buy Ammunition

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires background checks for individuals purchasing ammunition.

Highlights:

  • Requires the Department of Justice to determine if an individual is eligible to purchase ammunition by cross-referencing the individual’s information in the Automated Firearms System (AFS) before approving the purchase (Sec. 12).
  • Requires the Department of Justice to deny any transaction in which an individual’s information does not match an AFS entry or if an individual is listed on the Prohibited Armed Persons File (Sec. 12).
  • Specifies that only an ammunition vendor who is licensed by the Department of Justice shall be authorized to sell ammunition, effective January 1, 2018 (Sec. 11).

See How Your Politicians Voted

Title: Requires Background Checks to Buy Ammunition

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires background checks for individuals purchasing ammunition.

Highlights:

  • Requires the Department of Justice to determine if an individual is eligible to purchase ammunition by cross-referencing the individual’s information in the Automated Firearms System (AFS) before approving the purchase (Sec. 12).
  • Requires the Department of Justice to deny any transaction in which an individual’s information does not match an AFS entry or if an individual is listed on the Prohibited Armed Persons File (Sec. 12).
  • Specifies that only an ammunition vendor who is licensed by the Department of Justice shall be authorized to sell ammunition, effective January 1, 2018 (Sec. 11).

See How Your Politicians Voted

Title: Requires Background Checks to Buy Ammunition

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires background checks for individuals purchasing ammunition.

Highlights:

  • Requires the Department of Justice to determine if an individual is eligible to purchase ammunition by cross-referencing the individual’s information in the Automated Firearms System (AFS) before approving the purchase (Sec. 12).
  • Requires the Department of Justice to deny any transaction in which an individual’s information does not match an AFS entry or if an individual is listed on the Prohibited Armed Persons File (Sec. 12).
  • Specifies that only an ammunition vendor who is licensed by the Department of Justice shall be authorized to sell ammunition, effective January 1, 2018 (Sec. 11).

Title: Requires Background Checks to Buy Ammunition

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