Governor Signs Universal Background Check Bill

Governor Kate Brown today signed SB 941 which expands Oregon's gun sales background check requirements to include private sales with exemptions for transfers among family members and temporary transfers to hunting partners or at firing ranges.  

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The bill also authorizes the courts to prohibit a person ordered to participate in assisted outpatient treatment from purchasing or possessing a firearm during the period of treatment.