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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Ban on assault weapons. Provides that the manufacture, importation, sale, or possession of a machine gun, an automatic weapon, or a convertible semiautomatic weapon is a Class C felony. Creates enhanced criminal penalties for a person who commits certain drug offenses while in possession of an automatic or a convertible semiautomatic weapon, and specifies that, if the person receives a jury trial for the underlying offense, the jury will determine whether the person committed the offense while using a prohibited firearm.