On my Washington2A facebook page, the above image has reached more than 202,000 people and been shared more than 5,000 times. A few of the commenters we're unhappy about me using a child.The anti-gun set would get one look at that and immediately go apoplectic.
I had thought there was an exception for tube fed rifles but there isn't (maybe that was Oregon initiative). Astounding that the definition in of an assault rifle in I1693 is literally, any semi-auto:View attachment 471591
In the text of Initiative 1639, the word "license" appears 104 times.
Should a license be required to exercise your Civil Right?
The phrase "semiautomatic assault rifle" appears 38 times.
This is a completely new term! The initiatives own descritpion of "semiautomatic assault rifle" (page 27) actually describes ALL SEMIAUTOMATIC RIFLES. All of them no matter the date of manufacture or caliber. Talk about "common use".
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(25) "Semiautomatic assault rifle" means any rifle which
utilizes a portion of the energy of a firing cartridge to extract
the fired cartridge case and chamber the next round, and which
requires a separate pull of the trigger to fire each cartridge.
"Semiautomatic assault rifle" does not include antique firearms,
any firearm that has been made permanently inoperable, or any
firearm that is manually operated by bolt, pump, lever, or slide