Florida Senate - 2018 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 328 Ì896042!Î896042 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Appropriations (Stewart) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Between lines 496 and 497 4 insert: 5 Section 18. Section 790.34, Florida Statutes, is created to 6 read: 7 790.34 Prohibited device for firearm.— 8 (1) DEFINITION.—As used in this section, the term “bump 9 fire stock” means a gun conversion kit, a tool, an accessory, or 10 a device used to alter the rate of fire of a firearm to mimic 11 automatic weapon fire or which is used to increase the rate of 12 fire of a semiautomatic firearm to a faster rate than is 13 possible for a person to fire such semiautomatic firearm 14 unassisted by a kit, a tool, an accessory, or a device. 15 (2) SALE OR TRANSFER.—A person may not import into this 16 state or, within this state, transfer, distribute, transport, 17 sell, keep for sale, offer or expose for sale, or give a bump 18 fire stock to another person. A person who violates this 19 subsection commits a felony of the third degree, punishable as 20 provided in s. 775.082, s. 775.083, or s. 775.084. 21 (3) POSSESSION.—A person may not, within this state, 22 possess a bump-fire stock. A person who violates this subsection 23 commits a felony of the third degree, punishable as provided in 24 s. 775.082, s. 775.083, or s. 775.084. 25 (4) RELINQUISHMENT AND DESTRUCTION.—A person who owns or is 26 in possession of a bump-fire stock may arrange in advance to 27 relinquish the device to a law enforcement agency, as defined in 28 s. 934.02, or the Department of Law Enforcement or, if the bump 29 fire stock is not relinquished, the person must destroy and 30 render inoperable the device. The law enforcement agency or the 31 department must destroy any relinquished or acquired bump-fire 32 stock within a reasonable time. 33 (5) APPLICABILITY.—This section does not apply to a law 34 enforcement agency or the Department of Law Enforcement after 35 taking possession of a bump-fire stock through relinquishment or 36 other lawful means or while preparing to destroy the device. 37 38 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 39 And the title is amended as follows: 40 Delete line 2 41 and insert: 42 An act relating to veteran identification and gun 43 safety; creating s. 790.34, F.S.; defining the term 44 “bump-fire stock”; prohibiting the importation, 45 transfer, distribution, transport, sale, giving, or 46 possession of a bump-fire stock in this state; 47 creating penalties; authorizing a person to relinquish 48 a bump-fire stock to a law enforcement agency or the 49 Department of Law Enforcement; requiring a person who 50 does not relinquish a bump-fire stock to destroy the 51 device and render it inoperable; requiring the law 52 enforcement agency or the department to destroy the 53 bump-fire stock; providing applicability; creating s.