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Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 2020 ‘Minimum Age to Purchase & Possess in New Hampshire.’ Who Can Have a Gun. San Francisco, CA: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 2 December
Minimum Age to Purchase and Possess in New Hampshire
New Hampshire provides no minimum age for the possession of firearms, and does not penalize sale of a long gun to a minor, although federal age restrictions still apply.
New Hampshire prohibits any person from transferring a handgun to a person under the age of 18, and transferring ammunition of any kind to a person under the age of 16, other than her or his own child, grandchild, or ward…
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