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Washington Short barreled rifle bill

Discussion in 'Firearm Legislation & Activism' started by bhntng, Mar 1, 2016.

  1. bhntng

    bhntng Aberdeen, WA Member

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    Just passed the House. SB 6165. If the Senate agrees and the Governor does not veto. Form 1's will be legal!
     
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    Slobray Yelm, WA Well-Known Member

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  3. bhntng

    bhntng Aberdeen, WA Member

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    Yes it makes form 1's legal in Washington as my post clearly states.
     
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  4. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    I believe he's referencing being able to BUILD an SBR (i.e. converting an AK or AR pistol into an NFA registered SBR). It's legal to PURCHASE an already legally built SBR (i.e. Transfer an already NFA registered SBR, or a new build from a class-3 dealer).


    Make sense now?
     
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  5. Cameron72

    Cameron72 Harrington, WA Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    SCARed Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Yes, yes it is.
     
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  7. SCARed

    SCARed Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Fixed it for you.
     
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  8. Slobray

    Slobray Yelm, WA Well-Known Member

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    Sorry to cause such a commotion, I should have clarified what I meant by "clean-up of the language of the bill passed in 2014."

    This bill will get rid of the mistakes in the language of SB 5956 and will change it to what was originally intended by the 2014 bill; which will make it "not unlawful for a person to manufacture, own, buy, sell, loan, furnish, transport, assemble, or repair, or have in possession or under control, a short-barreled rifle, or any part designed or intended solely and exclusively for use in a short-barreled rifle or in converting a weapon into a short-barreled rifle, if the person is in compliance with applicable federal law."


    Ray
     
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    rdb241 Puyallup Washington Gold Supporter Gold Supporter

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    That's pretty clear to me!
     
  10. 2A2Dend

    2A2Dend .. Well-Known Member

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    Great news!
     
  11. Cameron72

    Cameron72 Harrington, WA Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Roger!
     
  12. SCARed

    SCARed Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Passed the senate. Waiting for Inslee now.
     
  13. rdb241

    rdb241 Puyallup Washington Gold Supporter Gold Supporter

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    I heard on the news on Kiro radio,tonight, That Jay will either not sign or veto every bill before him until the legislators pass a budget bill.
     
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  14. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    Doesn't it default into law after so many days if the governor takes no action for or against?
     
  15. rdb241

    rdb241 Puyallup Washington Gold Supporter Gold Supporter

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    Not sure?
     
  16. Slobray

    Slobray Yelm, WA Well-Known Member

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    Yes, if Inslee doesn't sign it, it will becomes law.

    According to the WA legislature's web site, it hasn't been delivered to the Governor yet, so we are going to be in limbo for a while.
    http://www.governor.wa.gov/office-governor/official-actions/bill-action

    Ray
     
  17. SCARed

    SCARed Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Bill was officially delivered to the Inslee today. So the 90 day wait for implementation starts when he signs it or 20 days has past (Mar. 29th).
     
  18. Diamondback

    Diamondback A cold, wet green Hell Well-Known Member

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    Unless he outright vetoes.
     
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    donaldc Seattle Active Member

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    So excited for this! Just picked up a Scorpion Evo pistol that I'm going to Form 1. Now just have to wait another 6 months for the BATFE :rolleyes:
     
  20. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    18 more days w/o action from the Gov. and you're cleared for take-off! :D
     
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