People under the Age of 21 Can No Longer Buy Assault Rifles in Washington State

(From UPI)

Initiative 1639, approved in November, went into effect on Tuesday in Washington State. The legislation bans the sale of semi-automatic weapons to anyone under the age of 21.

Additionally, in July, all gun buyers attempting to purchase a variety of weapons, from assault-style AR-15s to some .22 caliber sport rifles, will be subject to a new layer of more extensive background checks.

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