Washington HB 1501 – Persons Who Illegally Attempt to Obtain Firearms
|Position:||Support if Amended|
|Author:||Rep. Drew Hansen (D - 23) P: (360) 786 - 7842|
|Source:||View the Source|
- Requires State Police to investigate any persons who were denied when applying to purchase a firearm
- While a supportable concept , it as no provision for those who are appealing to have their denial overturned and/or were erroneously denied.
- It has no provision for a person to check their eligibility prior to applying to purchase a firearm
You can read FPC's letter here.
UPDATE: This measure was signed into law on 05/10/2017 by the Governor