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Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 2021 ‘Safe Storage in Rhode Island.’ Child & Consumer Safety. San Francisco, CA: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 6 August
Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations in Rhode Island
Rhode Island requires all licensed retail dealers to provide a trigger lock or other safety device when delivering a handgun to a purchaser. Federal law also applies.
Rhode Island does not require firearm owners to lock their weapons…
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