Title: An Act To Amend Title 11 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Prohibited Conduct In Connection With Large-capacity Magazines.
Description: This bill would prohibit the manufacture, sale, purchase, transfer or delivery of large-capacity magazines, which are defined as ammunition feeding devices with the capacity to accept more than 10 rounds. Acknowledging that thousands of law-abiding Delawareans currently possess large-capacity magazines lawfully, the bill would make such possession unlawful only if it occurs in a public place while in possession of a firearm capable of accepting it. Possession of a large-capacity magazine would not be unlawful in areas that are not public places, and an exception exists to allow the possession and use of large-capacity magazines at shooting ranges. Persons who violate this Act would be guilty of a class A misdemeanor for a first offense and a class G felony for any subsequent offense.
Session: 147th General Assembly
Last Action: Reported Out of Committee (HOUSE ADMINISTRATION) in House with 3 On Its Merits
Last Action Date: May 1, 2013
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Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 29% (12 of 41)
|House||May 1, 2013||Reported Out of Committee (HOUSE ADMINISTRATION) in House with 3 On Its Merits|
|House||Mar 20, 2013||Introduced and Assigned to House Administration Committee in House|
|Draft||Mar 20, 2013||state link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
There have not been any votes on this bill
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