Connecticut

 

FIREARMS

All C&R handgun firearm purchases require a copy of a type 03 C&R AND a valid CT permit to carry a

pistol or revolver.

Conn. Bill 1160 Sec. 14. (d)

 

No sales of a semi-automatic center fire RIFLE, regardless of the date produced, that has the ability to

accept a detachable magazine and has at least ONE of the following features:

1) A folding or telescoping stock;

2) Any grip of the weapon, including a pistol grip, thumbhole stock, or other stock that would allow an

individual to grip the weapon, resulting in any finger on the trigger hand in addition to the trigger finger

being directly below any portion of the action of the weapon when firing;

3) A forward pistol grip;

4) A flash suppressor; or

5) A grenade or flare launcher

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 53-202a(1)(E)(i)

 

No sales of a semiautomatic, center fire RIFLE that has:

1) A fixed magazine that can accept more than 10 rounds of ammunition; or

2) An overall length of less than 30 inches

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 53-202a(1)(E)(ii), (iii)

 

No sales of AR-15 lower receivers at all.

AIM COMPANY POLICY

 

No sales of a semi-automatic PISTOL that has an ability to accept a detachable magazine and has at least two of the following features:

1) The ability to accept a detachable ammunition magazine that attaches at some location outside the

pistol grip;

2) A threaded barrel capable of accepting a flash suppressor, forward pistol grip or silencer;

3) A shroud that is attached to, or partially or completely encircles, the barrel and that permits the

shooter to hold the firearm without being burned (except a slide that encloses the barrel); or

4) A second hand grip.

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 53-202a(1)(E)(iv)

 

No sales of a semiautomatic PISTOL with a fixed magazine that has the ability to accept more than 10 rounds of ammunition.

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 53-202a(1)(E)(v)

 

No sales of a semi-automatic SHOTGUN that has both of the following features:

1) A folding or telescoping stock; or

2) Any grip of the weapon, including a pistol grip, a thumbhole stock, or any other stock, the use of which would allow an individual to grip the weapon, resulting in any finger on the trigger hand in addition to the trigger finger being directly below any portion of the action of the weapon when firing.

3) A fixed magazine in excess of 5 rounds

4) An ability to accept a detachable magazine

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 53-202a(1)(E)(vi)

 

No sales of a semiautomatic SHOTGUN that can accept a detachable magazine.

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 53-202a(1)(E)(vii)

 

No sales of a SHOTGUN with a revolving cylinder.

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 53-202a(1)(E)(viii)

 

MAGAZINES

No sales of magazines exceeding 10rds capacity.

Conn. Bill 1160 Sec. 23. (a)

To purchase magazines with a capacity of 10rds or less, we need:

A dealer’s license by itself (not including type 03 C&R licenses)

OR

A valid CT permit to carry a pistol or revolver

OR

A valid CT long gun eligibility certificate

OR

A combination of a valid, legible copy of a CT ID/driver’s license AND a valid CT ammunition certificate

Conn. Bill 1160 Sec. 14. (c)

 

AMMUNITION

To purchase ammunition, we need a copy of:

An FFL dealer’s license by itself (not including type 03 C&R licenses)

OR

A valid CT permit to carry a pistol or revolver

OR

A valid CT long gun eligibility certificate

OR

A combination of a valid, legible copy of a CT ID/driver’s license AND a valid CT ammunition certificate

Conn. Bill 1160 Sec. 14. (c)

 

ACCESSORIES

No restrictions.

 

HELPFUL LINKS:

National Rifle Association/Institute for Legislative Action Guide to State Gun Laws

 


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