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Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 2023 ‘Machine Guns & Automatic Firearms in Utah.’ Hardware & Ammunition. San Francisco, CA: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 2 February
Machine Guns and Automatic Firearms in Utah
Utah law does not prohibit the possession or transfer of machine guns. Utah law only provides that no person under age 18 may possess a "fully automatic weapon," which includes a machine gun.
Federal law generally allows the possession of machine guns manufactured prior to May 19, 1986 so long as they are registered, and the requirements of state and local law are met…
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