Home built has no bearing on anything a Ranger has authority over.
Print out a copy of the flowchart and carry it with you.
Ask for a supervisor if that officer does it again. Plan to be out there for a while waiting for things.
, Magazine Qs
, Knife laws
Unless there is some way to amend a bill so you would support it,
the details do not matter
until the Governor signs or allows the bill to become law.
Ask CA law questions in the How CA Laws Apply to/Affect Me Forum
- most questions that start 'Is it legal ...' go there.
Not a lawyer, just Some Guy On The Interwebs.