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Kansas Gun Control Laws

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Code Section21-4201, et seq.
Illegal ArmsShotgun with barrel less than 18 inches; automatic weapons; cartridges which can be fired by handgun and have plastic-coated bullets with core of less than 60% lead by weight; any device for use in silencing firearm
Waiting PeriodCertain cities and counties have waiting period but not statewide
Who May Not Own1. Both addicted to and an unlawful user of a controlled substance; 2. Person convicted of felonies specified under 21-4204(a)(3) and (4) may be denied gun ownership if they have been convicted within either the last 5 years or the last 10 years, depending on the crime
Law Prohibiting Firearms On or Near School GroundsMisdemeanor. 21-4204(a)(5)

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