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State of Missouri. 2012 ‘Mo. Rev. Stat. § 571.060.1(2), etc..’ Firearms Law Database - Minimum Age to Purchase and Possess in Missouri. San Francisco, CA: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 3 January
Minimum Age to Purchase and Possess in Missouri
Missouri prohibits "recklessly" selling, leasing, loaning, giving away or delivering any firearm to a person under age 18 without the consent of the child's custodial parent or guardian.
Missouri prohibits anyone from violating the federal law prohibiting a person under age 18 from possessing a handgun or handgun ammunition and prohibiting anyone from selling or transferring a handgun or handgun ammunition to a person under age 18.
Federal law imposes stricter age restrictions in certain situations…