CA AMMO LAWS
The new law has a number of parts. The following is the steps and dates you need to make the best decision for your ammunition needs. More info to come.
January 1, 2017 – Nothing takes effect yet! July 1, 2017 - The California Department of Justice (“DOJ”) will start accepting applications for ammunition vendor business licenses – this affects us, not you, not yet!
January 1, 2018 – Ammunition sales will have to be conducted by or processed through licensed vendors ONLY – first date that affects you!
January 1, 2019 - Licensed ammunition vendors will be required to record, maintain, and report to DOJ records of ammunition sales in a manner similar to dealer’s records of sales (DROS) for firearms purchases – more info on this as we get it!