Michigan's Firearm Registration

Michigan requires that handguns are registered with the count sheriff or the chief of police. Long guns do not need to be registered.


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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.

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