2020 California Code
Penal Code - PEN
PART 6 - CONTROL OF DEADLY WEAPONS
TITLE 2 - WEAPONS GENERALLY
DIVISION 3.2 - Gun Violence Restraining Orders
CHAPTER 1 - General
(a) A gun violence restraining order is an order, in writing, signed by the court, prohibiting and enjoining a named person from having in his or her custody or control, owning, purchasing, possessing, or receiving any firearms or ammunition. This division establishes a civil restraining order process to accomplish that purpose.
(b) For purposes of this chapter, the term “ammunition” includes a “magazine” as defined in Section 16890.
(Amended by Stats. 2018, Ch. 898, Sec. 3. (SB 1200) Effective January 1, 2019.)