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SF Sparky
07-22-2012, 9:09 PM
Born and raised in the Bay Area. My pop is a firearms instructor and I have shot my fair share of guns. But I have never owned a handgun. Will be acquiring one soon via intrafamilial transfer. Got a couple questions about that. Should I post it in this thread or in the handgun forum?

xXx Sir Sik xXx
07-22-2012, 9:21 PM
Welcome and place your questions here...

zod
07-22-2012, 9:25 PM
Welcome aboard.

MrExel17
07-22-2012, 9:30 PM
Welcome to Calguns!

Striper 05
07-22-2012, 9:32 PM
welcome

SF Sparky
07-22-2012, 9:41 PM
The questions I have are: My dad will be purchasing a Glock 35 for me as a gift. Is there a period of time that he must maintain ownership before we can do the intrafamilial transfer? After I get my HSC, can I take possession of the gun, and then send in the transfer forms. Or do I have to send in the transfer forms and then wait for the DOJ response before I take ownership? I'm assuming the latter since they have to do a background check?

Bumslie
07-22-2012, 9:46 PM
Welcome

socalpistolero
07-22-2012, 9:59 PM
welcome.

SoCal Bob
07-22-2012, 11:23 PM
Welcome. I'm hoping that your Dad is a CA resident also. Get your HSC as it will be needed. There is no magic wait time for a gift so you should be good to go when you mail the forms and attach your check. Suggestion, send it priority mail with tracking.

BlackTydeTactical
07-23-2012, 12:11 AM
Welcome aboard!

bsg
07-23-2012, 12:12 AM
welcome to the forum.

.22guy
07-23-2012, 1:25 AM
Welcome to Calguns! :)

DeanW66
07-23-2012, 1:50 AM
Welcome aboard! I don't know the intricacies of gift purchases, especially inter-familial transfers so won't offer an opinion on your questions. However, most time questions are better researched/asked in the appropriate subforum as you rightly asked in your opening post since most folks here don't look into the "new here" area for Qs to A.

h0use
07-23-2012, 6:20 AM
welcome

den888
07-23-2012, 7:27 AM
Welcome!

fighterpilot562
07-23-2012, 9:26 AM
Welcome

frankDmole
07-24-2012, 3:06 AM
Welcome to CalGuns.

FX-05 Xiuhcoatl
07-26-2012, 2:13 PM
welcome to calguns