General Assembly Proposed Bill No. 613
January Session, 2013 LCO No. 1221
Referred to Committee on JUDICIARY
Introduced by:
SEN. LOONEY, 11th Dist.
SEN. HARP, 10th Dist.
REP. DILLON, 92nd Dist.
REP. WALKER, 93rd Dist.
REP. HOLDER-WINFIELD, 94th Dist.
REP. CANDELARIA, 95th Dist.
REP. LEMAR, 96th Dist.
REP. MEGNA, 97th Dist.
AN ACT CONCERNING GUN VIOLENCE.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General
Assembly convened:
1 That the general statutes be amended to: (1) Update the definition of
2 "assault weapon" in section 53-202a of the general statutes, (2) prohibit
3 the sale and possession of large ammunition magazines, (3) establish
4 stricter standards for pistol and revolver permits and purchases, (4)
5 establish permit requirements for ammunition purchases, and (5)
6 establish a Gun Offender Registry.
Statement of Purpose:
To reduce gun violence by enacting comprehensive reforms regarding
the possession, purchase and sale of assault weapons, pistols, revolvers
and ammunition.