Wednesday, February 08, 2017

NH Register: Malloy budget sets huge increases for gun permit fees

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By Jack Kramer, ctnewsjunkie.com

HARTFORD >> Gun owners will see huge increases in permit fees that would raise millions of dollars to help the state combat its two-year, $3.6 billion deficit.

As part of his budget, Malloy is proposing to increase the state portion of the pistol permit fee from $70 to $300. He also is proposing the cost of the initial 5-year pistol permit fee from $140 to $370.

The increase in fees for gun owners will bring in another $9 million to the state annually, according to the governor’s budget estimates.

Read the rest of the story in the NH Register.


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