non-citizen shooting legal foreign visitor tourist hunting license permit
 

*Out of Town & Foreign Visitor / Tourist Legal Information!

We love tourist and visitors from foreign countries. And we know how much you love to shoot! There are however some things to think about as a non-citizen to make sure you don't get into trouble before you visit to shoot.

If you are here on a Visa Waiver Program, you have no other requirements to meet. Do make sure you have a Government issued ID or Passport, we will be making a copy.

If you are here on a Visa, you are required to have a Hunting Permit to lawfully possess firearms or ammunition.

 

HERE IS THE LAW

Title 18, United States Code, Section 922:

(d) (5) (B) It shall be unlawful for any person to sell or otherwise dispose of any firearm or ammunition to any person knowing or having reasonable cause to believe that such person who, being an alien except as provided in subsection (y)(2), has been admitted to the United States under a nonimmigrant visa.

(g) (5) (B) It shall be unlawful for any person who, being an alien except as provided in subsection (y)(2), has been admitted to the United States under a nonimmigrant visa; to ship or transport in interstate or foreign commerce, or possess in or affecting commerce, any firearm or ammunition; or to receive any firearm or ammunition which has been shipped or transported in interstate or foreign commerce.

(y) (2) (A) Provisions Relating to Aliens Admitted Under Nonimmigrant Visas. - Exceptions. - Subsections (d)(5)(B), (g)(5)(B), and (s)(3)(B)(v)(II) do not apply to any alien who has been lawfully admitted to the United States under a nonimmigrant visa, if that alien is admitted to the United States for lawful hunting or sporting purposes or is in possession of a hunting license or permit lawfully issued in the United States;

Penalties are imprisonment up to 5 or 10 years per count in Federal prison. We will gladly guide you through the easy painless and inexpensive process to obtain a License so you can join us with out breaking any laws.

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