Maryland's Firearm Registration

The Maryland state police keep permanent records of every handgun transfer. This does not apply to long guns.

What is Firearm Registration?

Most states do not require owners to register their firearms with the police. A few states only require that certain types of firearms maybe registered, such as assault weapons. Registering your firearm involves fingerprinting, recording the gun's serial number, your name, and address.

Other Maryland firearm laws

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