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California: New Handgun Restrictions Signed into Law

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 | Worthy News / US News

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SACRAMENTO (Worthy News)– California has banned the sale of single-shot handguns that can be altered into semi-automatic weapons, handing a modest victory to proponents of tougher gun laws while striving to protect antique collectors, Reuters reported.

The new rules ere signed into law on Friday by Governor Jerry Brown.

California already has some of the strictest gun control laws in the United States. But proponents fought to amend the state's so-called safe handgun requirements, arguing that it exempted for single-shot pistols which meant dealers were selling thousands of modified weapons per year without a required safety feature that indicates when a bullet is chambered. — Source

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