Democrat Bill Mandates Licensing of All Virginia AR-15 Owners: A bill from Delegate Mark Levine (D) mandates all Virginia AR-15 owners acquire a license of ownership from the state.
Those who do not acquire a license yet remain in possession of AR-15s will be labeled felons.
Levine’s legislation, HB 961, applies to AR-15s and all guns which Democrats refer to as “assault firearms.”
Levine defines an “assault firearm” as “a semi-automatic center-fire rifle that expels single or multiple projectiles by action of an explosion of a combustible material with a fixed magazine capacity in excess of 10 rounds.”
He also notes certain cosmetic traits that place a certain gun under the “assault firearm” classification:
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