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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 904

 

January Session, 2007

 

LCO No. 2227

   

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. LOONEY, 11th Dist.

SEN. HARP, 10th Dist.

 

AN ACT REQUIRING FIREARM DEALERS TO REPORT LOST OR STOLEN FIREARMS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to require licensed firearm dealers to report the loss or theft of any firearm in their possession and provide that the failure to do so shall be a class A misdemeanor for the first offense and a class D felony for a second or subsequent offense.

Statement of Purpose:

To reduce the number of illegal guns used in crimes.