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Nevada Revised Statutes Title 15. Crimes and Punishments § 202.274. Unlawful import, sale, manufacture, transfer, receipt or possession of certain semiautomatic firearms, devices or parts that modify semiautomatic firearms:  Penalties;  exceptions

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1.?Except as otherwise provided in subsection 3, a person shall not import, sell, manufacture, transfer, receive or possess:

(a)?Any manual, power-driven or electronic device that is designed such that when the device is attached to a semiautomatic firearm, the device eliminates the need for the operator of a semiautomatic firearm to make a separate movement for each individual function of the trigger and:

(1)?Materially increases the rate of fire of the semiautomatic firearm; ?or

(2)?Approximates the action or rate of fire of a machine gun;

(b)?Any part or combination of parts that is designed and functions to eliminate the need for the operator of a semiautomatic firearm to make a separate movement for each individual function of the trigger and:

(1)?Materially increases the rate of fire of a semiautomatic firearm; ?or

(2)?Approximates the action or rate of fire of a machine gun; ?or

(c)?Any semiautomatic firearm that has been modified in any way that eliminates the need for the operator of the semiautomatic firearm to make a separate movement for each individual function of the trigger and:

(1)?Materially increases the rate of fire of the semiautomatic firearm; ?or

(2)?Approximates the action or rate of fire of a machine gun.

2.?A person who violates any provision of this section is guilty of a category D felony and shall be punished as provided in NRS 193.130.

3.?This section does not apply to:

(a)?Any employee of a federal, state or local law enforcement agency carrying out official duties.

(b)?Any member of the Armed Forces of the United States carrying out official duties.

Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Nevada Revised Statutes Title 15. Crimes and Punishments § 202.274. Unlawful import, sale, manufacture, transfer, receipt or possession of certain semiautomatic firearms, devices or parts that modify semiautomatic firearms:  Penalties;  exceptions - last updated January 01, 2020 | https://codes.findlaw.com/nv/title-15-crimes-and-punishments/nv-rev-st-202-274.html


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