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State of New Hampshire. 2012 ‘N.H. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 159-D:2, etc..’ Firearms Law Database - Retention of Sales and Background Check Records in New Hampshire. San Francisco, CA: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 3 January

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Retention of Sales and Background Check Records in New Hampshire

New Hampshire law requires the Department of Safety ("DOS") to destroy any records containing information about a firearm transferee who is not prohibited from possessing a firearm within one day of the request for a background check. New Hampshire law prohibits DOS from disclosing those records to any person or agency. If a potential transferee is prohibited from receiving a firearm, DOS must retain any records pertaining to the potential transferee for three years.

New Hampshire does not require firearms dealers to retain sales records, although federal law applies…

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