One Alabama lawmaker has introduced a bill banning semiautomatic firearms sales in the wake of the Feb. 14 shooting at a high school in Parkland, Fla.
Birmingham-Democrat state Rep. Mary Moore introduced HB472 on Thursday which would prohibit the possession, sale, or transfer of assault weapons and large-capacity ammunition within the state.
This bill defines assault weapons as “any selective-fire firearm capable of fully automatic, semiautomatic, or burst fire at the option of the user or any of the following specified semiautomatic firearms.
Included in her ban are:
- All AK series, including, but not limited to, the following: AK, AKM, AKS, AK-47, AK-74, ARM, MAK90, MISR, NHM90, NHM91, SA 85, SA 93, VEPR, WASR-10, WUM, Rock River Arms LAR-47, and Vector Arms AK-47.
- All AR series, including, but not limited to, the following: AR-10, AR-15, Bushmaster XM15, Armalite AR-180 and M15, Olympic Arms, AR70, DPMS Tactical Rifles, Smith and Wesson M and P15 Rifles, Colt AR-15, Rock River Arms LAR-15, and DoubleStar AR rifles.
- Algimec AGM1.
- Barrett 82A1 and REC7.
- Beretta AR-70 and Beretta Storm.
- Bushmaster Auto Rifle.
- Calico Liberty series.
- Chartered Industries of Singapore SR-88.
- Colt Sporter.
- Daewoo K-1, K-2, Max-1, and Max
- FAMAS MAS 223.
- Federal XC-900 and SC-450.
- Fabrique National FN/FAL, FN/LAR, or FNC.
- FNH PS90, SCAR, and FS2000.
- Goncz High Tech Carbine.
- Hi-Point Carbine.
- HK-91, HK-93, HK-94, SP-89, or HK-PSG-1.
- Kel-Tec Sub-2000, SU series, RFB.
- M1 Carbine.
- SAR-8, SAR-4800, SR9.
- SIG 57 AMT and 500 Series.
- Sig Sauer MCX Rifle.
- SKS capable of accepting a detachable magazine.
- SLG 95.
- SLR 95 or 96.
- Spectre Auto Carbine.
- Springfield Armory BM59, SAR-48, and G-3.
- Sterling MK-6 and MK-7.
- Steyr AUG.
- Sturm Ruger Mini-14 with folding stock.
- TNW M230, M2HB.
- Thompson types, including Thompson T5.
- UZI, Galil and UZI Sporter, Galil Sporter, Galil Sniper Rifle (Galatz), or Vector Arms UZI.
- Weaver Arms Nighthawk.
A full list of additional guns listed on the ban can be found here.
Moore said her bill would allow those Alabamians who already own semi-automatic weapons to keep them.