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State of Connecticut. 2013 ‘Penalties.’ Connecticut General Statutes; Vol. 9, Title 29, Chapter 529 (Section 29-37). Hartford, CT: Connecticut General Assembly. 1 January

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Section 29-37. Penalties

(a) Any person violating any provision of section 29-28 [Permit for sale at retail of pistol or revolver. Permit to carry pistol or revolver. Confidentiality of name and address of permit holder. Permits for out-of-state residents] or 29-31 [Display of permit to sell. Record of sales] shall be fined not more than five hundred dollars or imprisoned not more than three years or both, and any pistol or revolver found in the possession of any person in violation of any of said provisions shall be forfeited.

(b) Any person violating any provision of subsection (a) of section 29-35 [Carrying of pistol or revolver without permit prohibited] may be fined not more than one thousand dollars and shall be imprisoned not less than one year or more than five years, and, in the absence of any mitigating circumstances as determined by the court, one year of the sentence imposed may not be suspended or reduced by the court. The court shall specifically state the mitigating circumstances, or the absence thereof, in writing for the record. Any pistol or revolver found in the possession of any person in violation of any provision of subsection (a) of section 29-35 shall be forfeited.

(c) Any person violating any provision of subsection (b) of section 29-35 shall have committed an infraction and shall be fined thirty-five dollars.

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