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Firearms: What You Need to Know

Under state and federal law, some people are not allowed to possess a weapon, such as convicted felons, individuals who have been involuntarily committed, or individuals currently under an order of protection.

Secure Ammunition and Fire Arm Enforcement Act


The SAFE Act prevents criminals and the dangerously mentally ill from buying guns, cracks down on illegal guns and bans assault weapons.

Unlawful possession of a firearm may lead to serious legal consequences.

Frequently Asked Questions About Firearms

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