COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC SAFETY, INTERGOVERNMENTAL AND MILITARY AFFAIRS
Senator Will Espero, Chair
RELATING TO FIREARMS.
Appropriates $100,000 to the county police departments to initiate a gun buy-back program.
Thursday, January 31, 2013, 3:00 p.m. Conference Room 224, State Capitol, Conference Room 224
Even if the State had the money, HRA would oppose this bill unless amended: 1. Persons turning in firearms must be offered a list of names, addresses, and telephone numbers of licensed Federal Firearms Dealers in the State of Hawaii and advised that recovering the actual value of the firearm(s) by transferring to a dealer is or is not lawful. 2. The county police departments shall offer firearms of historical significance to a museum before they are consigned to be destroyed.
Dr. Max Cooper