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Bits and Pieces of Minnesota’s Draconian Gun Bills..

 

2.34(3) surrender the large-capacity magazine to a law enforcement agency for destruction.

Nothing like making criminals out of law abiding citizens and doing nothing to address crime or violence.

Look at these ridiculous and draconian bills! Un F*&ing believable! No grandfathering on so called assault weapons!!

Bad Bad Bad Bills….

HF0238
Felony to carry on school property:

Removed misdemeanor exemption for permit holders carrying on school property. (Also removes “a firearm carried in violation of this paragraph is not subject to forfeiture.”)

HF0239
Adds a gross misdemeanor. for the first time, and a felony charge for the second time for carrying in an establishment that asks you to leave.

HF0240

Sheriff / Police can require you to get “signed off” state licensed primary care physician or state certified mental health professional before you get a permit.

HF0241

Defines “Assault Weapon” as ANY:

Semi-automatic that has the capacity to accept a detachable magazine and has one or more of the following:
a rifle or shotgun with a pistol grip or thumbhole stock,
any feature capable of functioning as a protruding grip that can be held by the nontrigger hand,
a folding or telescoping stock,
or a shroud attached to the barrel or that partially or completely encircles the barre.
That has the capacity to accept more than SEVEN rounds of ammunition.

Prohibits the ebove mentioned “Assault Weapons”
No grandfathering…

Any person who, on February 1, 2013, legally owns or is in possession of an assault weapon has until September 1, 2013, to do any of the following without being subject to prosecution under Minnesota Statutes, section 624.7133:
(1) remove the weapon from the state;
(2) surrender the weapon to a law enforcement agency for destruction;
(3) render the weapon permanently inoperable; or
(4) if eligible, register the weapon as provided in Minnesota Statutes, section 624.7133, subdivision 5.

HF0242

Large-capacity magazine crime:

“Large-capacity magazine” means any ammunition feeding device with the capacity to accept more than ten rounds.

It is unlawful for a person to manufacture, import, transfer, or possess a large-capacity magazine.

Police / Gov’t are exempt.

No grandfathering:

(1) permanently alter the magazine so it cannot accommodate more than ten rounds;
2.33(2) remove the large-capacity magazine from the state; or
2.34(3) surrender the large-capacity magazine to a law enforcement agency for destruction.