Originally Posted by 0321jarhead
Generic Characteristics Defining Assault Weapons:
12276.1 (a) Notwithstanding Penal Code section 12276, “assault weapon” shall also mean the following:
(1) A semiautomatic, centerfire rifle that has the capacity to accept a detachable magazine and any one of
(A) A pistol grip that protrudes conspicuously beneath the action of the weapon.
(B) A thumbhole stock.
(C) A folding or telescoping stock.
(D) A grenade launcher or flare launcher.
(E) A flash suppressor.
(F) A forward pistol grip.
(2) A semiautomatic, centerfire rifle that has a fixed magazine with the capacity to accept more than 10
(3) A semiautomatic, centerfire rifle that has an overall length of less than 30 inches.
Note: Bayonets and bayonet lugs are not assault weapon characteristics under California law.
Politely, the above reference may or may not be law. Consult the calguns flow chart. The linked PDF is NOT law. It is a GUIDE and not to be quoted as law.
It has at least one if not more significant typo in it, that makes a non listed at ar lower in one case an aw, and not to be trusted for further accuracy.
Please consult the flow chart and cgf wiki for accuracy. I am not saying the quoted above is inaccurate. But at a minimum the listed lowers are wrong, and it may have more.
Originally Posted by Hammertime
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