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United States

17 April 2002

Los Angeles Times

SACRAMENTO — The Senate Public Safety Committee approved a bill Tuesday that would ban the sale of any firearm safety device not approved by Atty. Gen. Bill Lockyer. The bill (SB 1670) by Sen. Jack Scott (D-Altadena) is intended to rid gun store shelves of an array of plastic trigger locks and other devices that fail to comply with recently adopted safety standards set by the state Department of Justice. Since Jan. 1, guns sold or transferred by a dealer must be... (

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