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Old February 18th, 2013, 11:09   #9
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are u sure about that or have u just not been cought transporting without a blaze orange tip?
the us legislation is prety clear on the orange tip thing.
hes not going to the us so it doesnt matter but here it is for your info.
im sure there may be some states that may not require it but bein that it federal law im sure the border will follow it, also in a thread for a us game posted on theese bords the organizers wer clear that we would need orange tips that could be removed for the game but wer needed for transport.
here is the law
15 USC Sec. 5001 is the law 15CDR1150 is the Rule as implemented in the Federal Register*-CITE- 15 USC Sec. 001 01/16/96*-EXPCITE- TITLE 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE*CHAPTER 76 - IMITATION FIREARMS*-HEAD-*Sec. 5001. Penalties for entering into commerce of imitation firearms*-STATUTE-*(a) Acts prohibited*It shall be unlawful for any person to manufacture, enter into commerce, ship, transport, or receive any toy, look-alike, or imitation firearm unless such firearm contains, or has affixed to it, a marking approved by the Secretary of Commerce, as provided in subsection (B) of this section.*(B) Distinctive marking or device; exception; waiver; adjustments and changes*(1) Except as provided in paragraph (2) or (3), each toy, look-alike, or imitation firearm shall have as an integral part, permanently affixed, a blaze orange plug inserted in the barrel of such toy, look-alike, or imitation firearm. Such plug shall be recessed no more than 6 millimeters from the muzzle end of the barrel of such firearm.*(2) The Secretary of Commerce may provide for an alternate marking or device for any toy, look-alike, or imitation firearm not capable of being marked as provided in paragraph (1) and may waive the requirement of any such marking or device for any toy, look-alike, or imitation firearm that will only be used in the theatrical, movie or television industry.*(3) The Secretary is authorized to make adjustments and changes in the marking system provided for by this section, after consulting with interested persons.* ''Look-alike firearm'' defined For purposes of this section, the term ''look-alike firearm'' means any imitation of any original firearm which was manufactured, designed, and produced since 1898, including and limited to toy guns, water guns, replica nonguns, and AIR SOFT guns firing nonmetallic projectiles. Such term does not include any look-alike, nonfiring, collector replica of an antique firearm developed prior to 1898, or traditional B-B, paint-ball, or pellet-firing air guns that expel a projectile through the force of air pressure.*(d) Study and report The Director of the Bureau of Justice Statistics is authorized and directed to conduct a study of the criminal misuse of toy, look-alike and imitation firearms, including studying police reports of such incidences and shall report on such incidences relative to marked and unmarked firearms.*
Originally Posted by m102404 View Post
Hectic....FFS start writing in coherent sentences!!!
Originally Posted by JDoorn View Post
Thanks Hectic,
While your posts are sometimes a difficult read, you sure are helpfull
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