are machine wepons legal to own
Country relating to Question: United States
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I'm talking about fully automatic wepons like the M16 I had in Viet Nam
Yes, fully automatic weapons are legal to own as long as the person has a federal permit to possess the weapon. The permit costs $200 in addition to the cost of the weapon and the applicant has to have a local law enforcement official sign off on the application to "vouch" for the person..Fully automatic weapons as well as sound suppressors (silencers) can be purchased from a gun dealer who holds a Class III license..
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