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States' requirements on acquiring a firearm?

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View Poll Results: Does your state have significant steps, in addition to the national requirements

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    In SC, must fill out 4473 unless you have CWP. No other restrictions.

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    Good question, but might have elicited different responses had you asked 'specific' rather than 'significant.' Significant can be subjective. What I consider to be a pain in the backside -- like, asking me any more questions than whether or not I like the gun -- might not be too much of a hassle to someone else.
    I'm in favor of gun control -- I think every citizen should have control of a gun.
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    I voted for the Handgun. I don't mind a background check for any gun. But the 48 hour wait on hand guns is a waste of my time. They should change the laws for CCL holders and omit the "cooling period" I like to collect many old guns including hand guns and I often do not purchase because I don't want the hassle of returning at a later date. I guess the "cooling period" would be ok for non carry permit holders, but in general I am against any more restrictions.
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    Quote Originally Posted by HotGuns View Post
    Arkansas...a NICS check.

    If you have a CHL, then its waived.

    No stupid,worthless,unconstitutional,liberal loving requirements.

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    Not at all! just a background check, a 10 day wait, a handgun safety certificate, etc etc etc. My states "officials" don't worry about the Constitution....

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    Montana. Fill ouy form, wait about three minutes, you're done.

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    Fill out the form for instant check, out the door in as much time as it takes you to fill out the form.

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    First handgun purchase took 4 day background check. Two months later second handgun purchase took about ten minutes then out the door. No CCW required.

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    TX only NICS check. if you have a TX CHL NICS is waived.
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    In KY you just have the NICS check. And like others have said about their state- with CDW it is waived.
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    Alabama nothing extra, takes longer to fill out the form than it does to walk around the store. But, you must fill it out each time, CCP or no.

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    In Nebraska you have to get a Purchase Permit that takes a few days to get back from your county Sheriff, lasts three years and with that you just show it when you buy a gun and that's it. No extra background check, NICs or whatever it is called.

    Or you get a Concealed Handgun Permit that allows you to skip getting the Purchase Permit and allows you to purchase guns without any extra paperwork or background checks.

    In Omaha if you have a CHL you can purchase and not register your handgun. If you don't have a CHL and only a purchase permit you have to leg it downtown to fill out paperwork/register your handgun before you can go back to a store and pick up the gun.

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    AZ - No. For handguns fill out the form for the instant check and you're on your way in a short period of time (minutes). Even easier if you have a CCW Permit.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Regoria75 View Post
    In Georgia it's very simple.
    I agree

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grandpagus View Post
    Oregon has two forms and about a 45 minute wait. That was at a gun show.
    Local gun store was about the same. No additional requirements.
    But none if you buy from a private party while not at a gun show.

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