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04-02-2009, 2:45 PM
would someone please explain to me under what circumstances the firearm ownership record (form fd 4542a ?) should be used, and the pros and cons of using it. thanks much

04-02-2009, 2:59 PM
The Firearms Ownership Record (http://ag.ca.gov/firearms/forms/pdf/volreg.pdf) is used to voluntarily register firearms with the CA DOJ.

Some people use it to register homebuilt AR/AK pistols, so that there will be no confusion (it's a handgun, not a SBR) during LE contact.