Skip to Content


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1801         FILED ON: 1/17/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3245

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

_________________

PRESENTED BY:

Anne M. Gobi, (BY REQUEST)

_______________

To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
              Court assembled:

              The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act relative to firearm safety training of military personnel.

_______________

PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Peter Lescord

 


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1801        FILED ON: 1/17/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 3245

By Ms. Gobi of Spencer (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3245) of Peter Lescord for legislation to exempt certain military personnel from the firearm safety training requirement to obtain a firearms license.  Public Safety and Homeland Security. 


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

_______________

In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen

_______________

 

An Act relative to firearm safety training of military personnel.
 

              Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

              SECTION 1. Section 131P of chapter 140, as so appearing, is hereby amended by inserting after sub-section (a) the following paragraph:-

              Any current or former member of the United States military, who has not been prohibited under section 129B of Chapter 140 to own a firearm, and has received adequate training while serving in the military, shall be exempt from being required to submit a basic firearms safety certificate to the licensing authority, upon submitting a copy of their most current military ID.

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The General Court provides this information as a public service and while we endeavor to keep the data accurate and current to the best of our ability, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Error