View Full Version : Inter familial transfer of a rifle from out of state.

12-07-2011, 12:05 PM
My friends parents in south dakota wanna send him a gun. What are the hoops he has to jump through for legal reasons. I found info for when parents are in state but not out of state. Thanks guys.

12-07-2011, 12:14 PM
See also the Calguns Foundation Wiki articles on

Intrafamilial transfer - http://wiki.calgunsfoundation.org/index.php/Transferring_Firearms_Among_Some_Family_Members

Interstate transfer - http://wiki.calgunsfoundation.org/index.php/Transferring_firearms_Interstate

Short answer: Feds don't have 'intrafamilial'; interstate transfer generally needs an FFL in the state of residence of the person receiving.