I just came back from the HPD (obtaining pistol purchase permit). While I was there, I informed them of the OC laws of Michigan and asked if there were any local restrictions that I should be made aware of, prior to OCing in Holland. Both said, "if that's the law" but neither of them were carrying.
When I return to pick up my PPP, I'll see if I can speak to the Chief (of course, I will be handing him the statue of the OC laws of Michigan.)
So far, no one has informed me that the law has changed regarding the Inspections, so I will bring a copy when I return to pick up my PPP.
Why are you returning to pick up your PPP? They should have given it to you when you first went there. The same law that prevents them from passing laws against OC, is the same law that imposing any waiting period on PPP's.
In pertinent part:
(3) The commissioner or chief of police of a city, township, or village police department that issues licenses to purchase, carry, or transport pistols, or his or her duly authorized deputy, or the sheriff or his or her duly authorized deputy, in the parts of a county not included within a city, township, or village having an organized police department, in discharging the duty to issue licenses shall with due speed and diligence issue licenses to purchase,
carry, or transport pistols to qualified applicants residing within the city, village, township, or county, as applicable unless he or she has probable cause to believe that the applicant would be a threat to himself or herself or to other individuals, or would commit an offense with the pistol that would violate a law of this or another state or of the United States. An applicant is qualified if all of the following circumstances exist:
What exactlyis the time frame of "due speed"?