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State of Louisiana. 2012 ‘La. Rev. Stat. §§ 40:1788, etc..’ Firearms Law Database - Dealer Regulations in Louisiana. San Francisco, CA: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 3 January
Dealer Regulations in Louisiana
Federal law requires firearms dealers to obtain a license from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives (ATF), although resource limitations prevent the ATF from properly overseeing all its licensees.
Louisiana has no law requiring firearms dealers to obtain a state license, or regulating firearm dealers in any way…
Louisiana also has no law requiring dealers to conduct a background check on prospective firearm purchasers, although the federal background check requirement applies…