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Old November 29, 2009, 09:00 PM   #1
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Question about Semi Auto at the range

Is it required to have special paperwork for a Semi Auto rifle to take to a firing range? Do the laws vary from State To State and are there magazine restrictions on the amount in the mag at any time?
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Old November 29, 2009, 11:45 PM   #2
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In CA the magazine limit is 10 rounds. Some ranges have magazine loading limits as well, but there's no law about it anywhere else. No paperwork is needed anywhere.
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Old November 30, 2009, 10:29 AM   #3
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Thanks LukeA.
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Old December 4, 2009, 01:11 AM   #4
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now there could be a local ordanance restricting mag caps but for the rifle itself? some towns have some weird laws (need a hunters safety to use public ranges, guns need to safety checked b4 you can hunt with them by a instructor or such. call the local gun shop or the pd and see if there is any restrictions on transport or firearms at the range and such.
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Old December 5, 2009, 04:16 PM   #5
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California isn't the only state with magazine capacity limits. Most "red states" don't have limits on mag size, but off the top of my head, Ohio, New Jersey, and a few others do.
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Old December 5, 2009, 07:05 PM   #6
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MD's mag limit is 20 rounds, but on transfer, not ownership.

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