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Washington House Bill 1016 Passed

Discussion in 'Legal & Political Archive' started by captqc, Feb 9, 2011.

  1. captqc

    captqc Tigard Silver Supporter Silver Supporter

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    Looks like you folks in Washington will soon be able to use suppressors.:)

    HB 1016
    Brief Summary of Bill
    Ÿ Allows the use of a contrivance or device for suppressing the noise of a
    firearm if the suppressor is legally registered and possessed under federal law.
    Effective Date: The bill takes effect 90 days after adjournment of the session in which the
    bill is passed.
    Feb 7 Committee recommendations adopted.
    Placed on third reading.
    Third reading, passed; yeas, 88; nays, 4; absent, 0; excused, 6
  2. Dennis316

    Dennis316 Seattle Member

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    How is it different than what's going on now?
  3. Nwcid

    Nwcid Yakima and N of Spokane Well-Known Member

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    Well it is currently ILLEGAL to use a contrivance or device for suppressing the noise of a firearm.........

    Several threads on it in the NFA section on this board............