Florida Senate - 2008 SB 1264
By Senator Bennett
A bill to be entitled
An act relating to the purchase and delivery of handguns;
amending 790.0655, F.S.; exempting a law enforcement
officer purchasing a handgun from the mandatory 3-day
waiting period running between the purchase of a handgun
and the delivery at retail of a handgun; providing an
Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
Section 1. Subsection (2) of section 790.0655, Florida
Statutes, is amended to read:
790.0655 Purchase and delivery of handguns; mandatory
waiting period; exceptions; penalties.--
(2) The 3-day waiting period shall not apply in the
(a) When a handgun is being purchased by a holder of a
concealed weapons permit as defined in s. 790.06.
(b) To a trade-in of another handgun.
(c) When a handgun is being purchased by a law enforcement
officer as defined in s. 943.10.
Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2008.
CODING: Words stricken are deletions; words underlined are additions.