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Missouri Gun Control Laws

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Code Section571.020, et seq.
Illegal ArmsMachine gun; short-barreled rifle/shotgun; silencer; gas gun; explosive weapon; bullet which explodes upon impact; defaced firearm
Waiting Period7 days, concealable weapons; otherwise, none.
Who May Not OwnFor a concealable weapon permit: 1. Convicted of dangerous felony; 2. Fugitive from justice, habitually intoxicated or drugged condition, or mentally incompetent; 3. Under 21 yrs. old; 4. Dishonorably discharged from armed services; 5. MO resident for less than 6 mos.; 6. Not citizen of U.S.
Law Prohibiting Firearms On or Near School GroundsMisdemeanor. 571.030.1

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