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Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 2022 ‘Minimum Age to Purchase & Possess in New Hampshire.’ Who Can Have a Gun. San Francisco, CA: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 14 August
Minimum Age to Purchase and Possess in New Hampshire
New Hampshire provides no minimum age for the possession of firearms, and does not penalize sale of a long gun to a minor, although federal age restrictions still apply.
New Hampshire prohibits any person from transferring a handgun to a person under the age of 18, and transferring ammunition of any kind to a person under the age of 16, other than her or his own child, grandchild, or ward…
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