Introduced House Bill (H)

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DIGEST

Private gun sales and transfers. Requires a person who is not a firearms dealer or a holder of a federal firearms license who sells or transfers a firearm to another person to create and electronically transmit a receipt of sale or transfer to the state police department by the end of the business day following the day on which the sale or transfer occurred. Specifies the information to be included in the receipt of sale or transfer, and provides that: (1) failure to transmit the information by the end of the business day following the date of sale or transfer Private gun sales and transfers. Requires a person who is not a firearms dealer or a holder of a federal firearms license who sells or transfers a firearm to another person to create and electronically transmit a receipt of sale or transfer to the state police department by the end of the business day following the day on which the sale or transfer occurred. Specifies the information to be included in the receipt of sale or transfer, and provides that: (1) failure to transmit the information by the end of the business day following the date of sale or transfer is a Class C infraction; and (2) knowingly or intentionally failing to transmit the receipt of sale or transfer within 30 days of the date of sale or transfer is a Class A misdemeanor. Requires the state police department to establish a nondealer firearm sales and transfer data base and specifies the manner in which the receipt of sale or transfer may be electronically transmitted. Provides that the nondealer firearm sales and transfer data base is confidential and limits access to the data base to law enforcement agencies. ... View more