Vermont S 169 - Waiting Periods

Vermont S 169

An act relating to firearms procedures

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LEAP Forward Position:  Support

LEAP Forward Position: Support

Bill Summary


§ 4019a. HAND GUN TRANSFERS; WAITING PERIOD
(a) A person shall not transfer a hand gun to another person until 24 hours
after the completion of the background check required by 18 U.S.C. § 922(t) or
section 4019 of this title.
(b) A person who transfers a hand gun to another person in violation of
subsection (a) of this section shall be imprisoned not more than one year or
fined not more than $500.00, or both.
(c) This section shall not apply to a hand gun transfer that does not require
a background check under 18 U.S.C. § 922(t) or section 4019 of this title.