2013 Regular Session9/20/12(MBM/ps)
D R A F T
Creates crime of unlawfully transferring large capacity magazine. Pun-ishes by maximum of one year’s imprisonment, $6,250 fine, or both.Declares emergency, effective on passage.
A BILL FOR AN ACT
Relating to large capacity magazines; creating new provisions; amending ORS 161.005; and declaring an emergency.
Be It Enacted by the People of the State of Oregon:SECTION 1.(1) A person commits the crime of unlawfully trans-ferring a large capacity magazine if the person knowingly sells, orotherwise transfers for consideration, a large capacity magazine.(2) This section does not apply to the sale or transfer for consider-ation of a large capacity magazine to:(a) A law enforcement unit of the federal government or a lawenforcement unit as defined in ORS 181.610; or(b) The active or reserve military forces of this state or of theUnitedStates.(3) Unlawfully transferring a large capacity magazine is a Class A misdemeanor.(4) As used in this section, “large capacity magazine” means anammunition feeding device with the capacity to accept more than 10rounds of ammunition, but does not include:(a) A feeding device that has been permanently altered so that itcannot accommodate more than 10 rounds of ammunition.
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