Bullet Button Assault Weapon

UPDATE AS OF JULY 1, 2018 12:00:00 AM GMT-0700 (PACIFIC STANDARD TIME)

Pursuant to California Penal Code section 30900(b) and California Code of Regulations section 5476, the bullet button assault weapon registration period closed at 11:59:59 p.m. on June 30, 2018. No extension will be provided, and no additional assault weapon registration applications will be accepted. Applications received by the Department are currently being reviewed and applicants will be notified via mail once their application is processed. If an application is deemed incomplete, the applicant will be notified through their CFARS account. Please review California Code of Regulations, title 11, chapter 39 for information related to assault weapon registration.

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  1. California Firearms Application Reporting System (CFARS)
  2. Frequently Asked Questions
  3. Forms and Publications
  4. Firearms Reporting & Law Enforcement Gun Release Application
  5. Assault Weapons Identification Guide
  6. California Firearms Laws Summary
  7. Firearms Information for New California Residents
  8. Contact Us