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Arkansas HB 1820 - Silencers

LEAP Forward Position:  Oppose

LEAP Forward Position: Oppose

Arkansas HB 1820

Concerning Firearms; Concerning Firearm Noise Suppressors And Machine Guns; And Concerning Compliance With The National Firearms Act

by Justin Gonzales (R)

Last Action: Read the first time, rules suspended, read the second time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary (3/14/19)

23 SECTION 1. Arkansas Code ยง 5-73-104 is amended to read as follows:
24 5-73-104. Criminal use of prohibited weapons.
25 (a) A person commits the offense of criminal use of prohibited weapons
26 if, except as authorized by law, he or she knowingly uses, possesses, makes,
27 repairs, sells, or otherwise deals in any:
28 (1) Bomb;
29 DELETE(2) Machine gun;DELETE
30 (2) Sawed-off shotgun or rifle;
31 DELETE Firearm specially made or specially adapted for silent
32 discharge; DELETE
33 (3) Metal knuckles; or
34 (4) Other implement for the infliction of serious physical
35 injury or death that serves no lawful purpose.