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Connecticut Gun Control Laws

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Code Section29-33, 35; 53a-211, et seq.; 29-37a
Illegal ArmsSawed-off shotgun with barrel less than 18 inches or overall length of less than 26 inches; silencer; pistol/revolver without permit outside house or business
Waiting Period2 weeks from mailing of written application
Who May Not Own1. Minors (pistol/revolver); 2. Conviction of felony; 3. Illegal or unlawful alien (pistol/revolver); 4. Confined in a psychiatric hospital within preceding twelve months
Law Prohibiting Firearms On or Near School GroundsFelony. 53a-217b

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