On April 4, 2013 Connecticut changed it's magazine restriction laws after the attack on Sandy Hook Elementary School. There is now a magazine limit of 10 rounds. Any magazine that can hold more than 10 rounds is considered to be a LCM (Large Capacity Magazine). Any magazines that can hold more than 10 rounds owned before the date above must be registered to the Dept. of Emergency Services and Public Protection, this must be done within one year of the law passing. These magazines may not be loaded with more than 10 rounds. If the magazine is in the owner's home or a legal shooting range It may be loaded with more than 10 rounds.