HB351 Would require locking device with all private and commercial sales, and modifies the negligent storage statute to expand criminal penalties.
Re: Democratic New Hampshire Reps' storage requirement bill postponed indefinitely2
Since 2005, if you purchase a gun in the United States, you're going to be given a free gun lock. It's a federal law.
Re: Democratic New Hampshire Reps' storage requirement bill postponed indefinitely3
The New Hampshire House of Representatives has 400 members and Republicans hold the majority. A bill sponsored by 4 Democrats with no bi-partisan support probably didn't have a big chance of passing the state House.
https://legiscan.com/NH/text/HB351/2023If the child discharges a weapon obtained as a result of gross negligence resulting in the injury or death of the child or of another person, or uses it to commit a felony, such person shall be charged with a class B felony.
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