Democrat Governor Signs Bill Requiring Gun Owners Report Theft Within 24 Hours Or Pay Fine

Democrat Governor Signs Bill Requiring Gun Owners Report Theft Within 24 Hours Or Pay Fine


Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, a Democrat, signed legislation that requires gun owners report theft of firearms within 24 hours or be fined up to $1,000.

“The new law will require Washington gun owners to notify the police of a stolen firearm within 24 hours of when they discover the theft or loss – or face a $1,000 fine,” KATU News noted.

Several gun rights organizations criticized the bill, saying it unfairly targets law-abiding gun owners.

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“We’re talking about somebody who has already suffered a crime, a felony crime, and now he’s facing a potential fine,” Dave Workman of the Second Amendment Foundation said.

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Washington State Gov. Inslee signs new law.

Gun owners have 24 HOURS to report theft or pay $1000 FINE.

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