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Purchasing Ammo in CA

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BEGINNING JULY 1, 2019 Please Note:  The DOJ is still working out how to implement all the regulations from Prop. 63, the information below is what has been determined to date and some of the details may change.  As new information is available we will keep you updated.  This information is effective by the dates provided in 2019. An excellent resource currently is from the website of: laxammoc.com.  This is where we found the following information, they have further details on their website and so does the DOJ website.  What are the current ammunitions sales restrictions in California? All ammunition sales at stores and gun shows must be conducted in a face-to-face transaction by an FFL or licensed Ammunition vendor. Ammunition must be kept out of reach of the consumer and can only be accessed with the…
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Don’t Let the Bugs Bite!

Arroyo Grande Sportsmans Club, Club News
Its summer and that means sunshine, vacations, barbecues and unfortunately, bugs and mosquito and tick bites. Normally we think of these bites as a nuisance, but the CDC is reporting an increase in the number of mosquito and tick-borne illnesses, and because of this they are urging us to take precautions. Below are the main diseases and how to protect yourself and the ones you love: Zika Virus: if you live in a tropical climate or if you vacation in one this summer, you may be exposed to Zika. In healthy people, the symptoms are mild and include fever, rash, headache, joint pain, red eyes and muscle pain lasting for several days to a week. Typically, people don’t get sick enough to go to a hospital, and death from Zika is…
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Gun Laws Effective Dates

Arroyo Grande Sportsmans Club, Club News, Government, Guns, Legislation
2018 January 1 - Start date for requirement that ammunition sales or transfers be conducted through a licensed ammunition dealer.  Ammo purchased outside of California must first be shipped to a licensed dealer for pickup. July 1 - Start date for requirement that you get state permission before manufacturing or assembling a firearm. December 31 - Deadline to place a serial number on any unmarked firearm possessed after July 1, 2018. 2019 January 1 - Start date for requirement that handguns be stored in a locked container or locked trunk when left in an unattended vehicle. July 1 - Start date for requirement that Californians undergo background checks to buy ammunition. 2018 Firearms Bill Watch There are over 170 gun-firearm related bills working their way through the California legislature, as well…
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AG Friends of the NRA

Arroyo Grande Sportsmans Club, NRA
Arroyo Grande has a brand new Friends of the NRA chapter! The first annual banquet will be held Saturday, August 11th at 5:00 pm at Dana Adobe Nipomo Amigos (671 S. Oakglen Nipomo). There will be live and silent auctions with raffle drawings. For more information and to purchase tickets or a table, download the AG NRA Dinner Flyer.
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Summer Banquet Winners

Arroyo Grande Sportsmans Club, Club News
Thank you to everyone who came out to support our summer banquet!  Congratulations to our big winners: SAFE - Paul Bright TRAEGER BBQ - Art Ludwick $500 PACKAGE BONUS - Rudy Molina LIFETIME MEMBER - Christine Spane WHEEL - Sparky Peterman FISHING HOLE - Christine Calvert CARD GAME - Windy Clark BLACKJACK - Chris Wallin 50/50 DRAWING - Art Ludwick LUKE BRYAN Concert - Kathy Mitchell TIM MCGRAW/FAITH HILL Concert - Jeff Zambo Congratulations to our newest life members: Randy Mankins and Dorothy Schlitz! Special thank to Dorothy for all of her hard work as secretary of the club.  She puts in countless hours preparing our newsletters and keeping us organized for each banquet.  We appreciate all that she does.
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