New Mexico

New Mexico HB 40 - Gun Show Firearm Transfer Act


A vendor at a gun show, who is not a federal firearms licensee, shall not transfer or attempt to transfer a firearm to another person who is not a federal firearms licensee or the holder of a current and valid concealed handgun license issued or recognized by the department of public safety pursuant to the Concealed Handgun Carry Act unless the transfer is conducted through the services of a federal firearms licensee. The federal firearms licensee shall conduct the federal firearm transfer background check required by federal law and complete the paperwork required for that check.