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UPDATED August 21, 2014


Go to Firearm Product Distribution Restrictions for:

Some states have more restrictions.  If you are located in the states below, make sure you understand your restrictions.

California Indiana New York
Colorado Maryland Ohio
Connecticut Massachusetts Virginia
Hawaii Minnesota Washington DC
Illinois New Jersey

Magazine Distribution Restrictions

Mags Restriction
California Magazines over 10 rounds NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Exception only if customer provides a High Cap Mag Permit, Dealer’s License for Shipment, & California Central Registry Letter.
PPX & PPQ M2 Dimpled 10rd Magazines are not available for transfer.
Colorado No mags over 15 rounds
Connecticut No mags over 10 rounds.
PPX & PPQ M2 Dimpled 10rd Magazines are not available for transfer.
Hawaii No mags over 10 rounds
Illinois Aurora – No mags over 15 rounds (Long guns only)
Chicago – No mags over 12 rounds (Long guns only)
Franklin Park – No mags over 16 rounds (Long guns only)
Oak Park – No mags over 10 rounds (Long guns only)
Riverdale – No mags over 35 rounds (Long guns only)
Maryland No mags over 10 rounds
Massachusetts No mags over 10 rounds – Exception only if customer provides Class A permit, Dealer’s license for shipment
New Jersey No mags over 15 rounds
New York State No mags over 10 rounds
New York City – No mags
Ohio Columbus – No mags over 20 rounds
Columbus – No mags over 10 rounds for pistols
Dayton – No mags over 20 rounds for pistols
Dayton – No mags over 20 rounds for rim fire
Toledo – No mags over 10 rounds
Washington D.C. No mags over 10 rounds

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Rimfire Pistols Distribution Restrictions

UZI .22 Pistol Restriction
California NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Must be registered w/California Handgun Registry – 10 rd version only (No Mag Disconnect & Threaded Barrel)
Colorado 10 rd version only
Connecticut NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Hawaii NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Illinois NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Melting Point Restrictions
Indiana 10 round version only
Maryland Must be registered w/Maryland Handgun Registry
Massachusetts NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Minnesota NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Melting Point Restrictions
New Jersey NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
New York NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Threaded Barrel included in Assault Weapons Ban for Pistols
Ohio Columbus – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Toledo – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – No handgun sales
Cincinnati – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – No Semiautomatic sales
Virginia NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Threaded Barrel included in Assault Weapons Ban for Pistols
Washington D.C. NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Not listed on CA DOJ Handgun Roster
Colt 1911 Pistols Restriction
California CA Approved Models Only – 10rd Mag, Non-Threaded Barrel, Magazine Disconnect
Colorado 10 rd version only
Connecticut NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Threaded Barrel included in Assault Weapons Ban for Pistols
Hawaii NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Melting Point Restrictions
Illinois NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Melting Point Restrictions
Indiana 10 round version only
Massachusetts NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Melting Point Restrictions
Minnesota NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Melting Point Restrictions
New York NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Threaded Barrel included in Assault Weapons Ban for Pistols
Ohio Columbus – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Toledo – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – No handgun sales
Cincinnati – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – No Semiautomatic sales
Virginia NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Threaded Barrel included in Assault Weapons Ban for Pistols
Washington D.C. NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Not listed on CA DOJ Handgun Roster
H&K 416 Pistol Restriction
California NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Must be registered w/California Handgun Registry – (No Mag Disconnect & Threaded Barrel)
Hawaii NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Illinois NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Melting Point Restrictions
Maryland Must be registered w/Maryland Handgun Registry
Massachusetts NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Minnesota NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Melting Point Restrictions
New York NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Threaded Barrel included in Assault Weapons Ban for Pistols
Washington D.C. NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Not listed on CA DOJ Handgun Roster
Colorado 10 rd version only
Connecticut NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Indiana 10 round version only
New Jersey NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Ohio Columbus – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Toledo – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – No handgun sales
Cincinnati – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – No Semiautomatic sales
Virginia NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Threaded Barrel included in Assault Weapons Ban for Pistols

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Rimfire Rifles Distribution Restrictions

UZI .22 Rifle Restriction
California 10 rd version only
Colorado 15 rd or less
Connecticut NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban (Pending legal Review, Possibly Repealed)
*10 rd version only*
Hawaii 10 rd version only
Illinois NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Aurora, Cook, Oak Park, Franklin Park, and Riverdale
Indiana 15 rd or less
Massachusetts NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
New York NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Washington D.C. NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
New Jersey NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Ohio Columbus – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Cleveland – 30 rd or less
Dayton – 20 rd or less
Toledo – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Cincinnati – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – No Semiautomatic sales
Colt M4 Rifles Restriction
California 10 rd version only
Colorado 15 rd or less
Connecticut NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban (Pending legal Review, Possibly Repealed)
*10 rd version only*
Hawaii 10 rd version only
Illinois NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Aurora, Cook, Oak Park, Franklin Park, and Riverdale
Indiana 15 rd or less
Massachusetts NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
New York NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Washington D.C. NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
New Jersey NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Ohio Columbus – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Dayton – 20 rd or less
Toledo – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Cincinnati – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – No Semiautomatic sales
H&K 416D Rifle Restriction
California 10 rd version only
Colorado 15 rd or less
Connecticut NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban (Pending legal Review, Possibly Repealed)
*10 rd version only*
Hawaii 10 rd version only
Illinois NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Aurora, Cook, Oak Park, Franklin Park, and Riverdale
Indiana 15 rd or less
Massachusetts NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
New York NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Washington D.C. NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
New Jersey NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Ohio Columbus – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Dayton – 20 rd or less
Toledo – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Cincinnati – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – No Semiautomatic sales
H&K MP5 Rifles Restriction
California 10 rd version only
Colorado 15 rd or less
Connecticut NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban (Pending legal Review, Possibly Repealed)
*10 rd version only*
Hawaii 10 rd version only
Illinois NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Aurora, Cook, Oak Park, Franklin Park, and Riverdale
Indiana 15 rd or less
Massachusetts NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
New York NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Washington D.C. NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
New Jersey NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Ohio Columbus – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Dayton – 20 rd or less
Toledo – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – Assault Weapons Ban
Cincinnati – NOT ALLOWED TO SELL – No Semiautomatic sales

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P99 Distribution Restrictions

P99 Pistols Restriction
California Not available for transfer
Colorado 15 rd or less version only
Connecticut 10 rd version only
Hawaii 10 rd or less version only
Maryland 10 rd version only
Massachusetts 10 rd version only
New Jersey 15 rd or less version only
New York 10 rd or less version only
Washington D.C. 10 rd version only
P99C Pistol Restriction
California Not available for transfer
Maryland Not available for transfer

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PPK/S 22, P22, & PK380 Distribution Restrictions

PPK/S .22 Pistol Restriction
California Not available for transfer
Hawaii Not available for transfer
Illinois Not available for transfer
Massachusetts Not available for transfer
Minnesota Not available for transfer
New York Not available for transfer
P22 Pistol Restriction
California CA Approved Models Only Walther PN’s: 5120333, 5120336, 5120334, 5120337, 5120338
Hawaii Not available for transfer
Illinois Not available for transfer
Minnesota Not available for transfer
New York Not available for transfer
PK380 Pistol Restriction
California Not available for transfer

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PPQ Distribution Restrictions

PPQ Pistols Restriction
California Not available for transfer
Colorado 15 rd or less version only
Connecticut 10 rd version only
Hawaii 10 rd or less version only
Maryland 10 rd version only
Massachusetts Not available for transfer
New Jersey 15 rd or less version only
New York 10 rd version only
Washington D.C. 10 rd version only
PPQ Navy Pistol Restriction
California Not available for transfer
Colorado 15 rd or less version only
Connecticut 10 rd version only
Hawaii 10 rd version only
Maryland 10 rd version only
Massachusetts Not available for transfer
New York Not available for transfer
Washington D.C. Not available for transfer

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PPS, PPK & PPK/S .380 Distribution Restrictions

PPS Pistols Restriction
California Not available for transfer
PPK & PPK/S .380 Pistols Restriction
California Not available for transfer
CCP Pistols Restriction
California Not available for transfer
Maryland Not available for transfer
Massachusetts Not available for transfer
Washington D.C. Not available for transfer

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PPX Distribution Restrictions

PPX Pistol Restriction
California Not available for transfer
Colorado 15 rd or less version only
Connecticut 10 rd version only
Hawaii 10 rd version only
Maryland 10 rd version only
Massachusetts Not available for transfer
New Jersey 15 rd or less version only
New York 10 rd version only
Washington D.C. 10 rd version only
PPX Navy Pistol Restriction
California Not available for transfer
Colorado 15 rd or less version only
Connecticut 10 rd version only
Hawaii 10 rd version only
Maryland 10 rd version only
Massachusetts Not available for transfer
New York Not available for transfer
Washington D.C. Not available for transfer

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