As of 4/4/2013, SB 1160 is now in effect across Connecticut. This 138 page gun ban drastically alters the laws regarding firearms in Connecticut. No answer in this FAQ should be considered updated until this message is removed. We will be reviewing the new laws and the impacts they will have on Connecticut law and updating this FAq and our site as necessary.

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Yes, if you legally possessed the firearm prior to October 1, 1993 and recieved a certificate of possession from the state.

Connecticut General Statute Sec. 53-202d

Firearms manufacturers in state are exempt from the CT AWB.

Connecticut General Statute Sec. 53-202i

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