California: Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill raising age requirement to buy rifles, shotguns to 21

California: Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill raising age requirement to buy rifles, shotguns to 21

[Ed. – Lawsuit soon to follow, no doubt.  Don’t Be California.]

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a slew of gun control measures Friday, including one that raises the age requirement to purchase rifles and shotguns.

In a tightening of what many believe are the strictest gun laws in the nation, Senate Bill 1100 now requires all firearms purchasers to be at least 21, the Mercury News of San Jose reported.

California already restricts handgun sales to people 21 and older.

The Firearms Policy Coalition, a gun rights advocacy group, slammed the bill.

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