Legislative Updates - Apple Valley Gun Club

2A Legislative Updates

Legislative updates are brought to you by Club member David Smith.  David Smith is not an attorney licensed to practice law in California and may not give legal advice or accept fees for legal advice. These updates are provided as information only.

California Penal Codes relating to firearms can be searched here: https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/codesTextSearch.xhtml

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Take action and protect your rights!  Visit the CRPA.org website to learn about how you can obtain a letter that can be forwarded to your elected officials. 

Recent News

November 2023 Legislation/Litigation Report

November 2023 Legislation/Litigation Update November Focus Laws taking effect January 1, 2024 California Penal Code 27535. (a) A person shall not make an application to purchase more than one firearm within any 30-day period. This subdivision does not authorize a person to make an application to purchase a combination of firearms, completed frames or receivers, or…

October 2023 Legislation/Litigation Report

October 2023 Legislation/Litigation Update October focus A potentially record number of bills have been passed by the legislature and signed into law by the Governor. Those with significant and wide impact are listed here. There are others that affect Law Enforcement or other limited groups that I have not included. I will be researching when…

September 2023 Legislation/Litigation Report

September 2023 Legislation/Litigation Update September focus Several bills have been passed by the legislature, and are listed here. You can find details in the legislation section below and full bills information can be found at the legislature’s web site. https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/home.xhtml Gun bills passed by the Legislature and signed by the Governor: California AB 303, as…

August 2023 Legislation/Litigation Report

August 2023 Legislation/Litigation Update Legislation California AB 28, as amended, Gabriel.  Firearms and ammunition: excise tax. Existing law establishes the California Violence Intervention and Prevention (CalVIP) Grant Program, administered by the Board of State and Community Corrections, to award competitive grants for the purpose of violence intervention and prevention. Existing law imposes various taxes, including…

July 2023 Legislation/Litigation Report

July 2023 Legislation/Litigation Update Download PDF format Legislation California SB 2, as amended, Portantino. Firearms. This is an extensive bill that will substantially alter CCW issuance and concealed carry in California. Proposed Law: Requires CCW licensing authorities to issue or renew a CCW license if the applicant is not a disqualified person for the license…

June 2023 Legislation/Litigation Report

June 2023 Legislation/Litigation Update June Focus— Multiple bills advancing in the California Legislature Passed by the Senate, now in the Assembly: California SB 2, as amended, Portantino. Firearms.  This is an extensive bill that will substantially alter CCW issuance and concealed carry in California. California SB 368, as introduced, Portantino. Firearms: requirements for licensed dealers. California…