CSHB 400(JUD): "An Act relating to disasters and confiscation of firearms."
00 CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 400(JUD) 01 "An Act relating to disasters and confiscation of firearms." 02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 03 * Section 1. AS 26.23.200 is amended by adding a new paragraph to read: 04 (5) authorizes the confiscation of lawfully owned, possessed, or carried 05 firearms by law-abiding citizens. 06 * Sec. 2. AS 26.23 is amended by adding a new section to read: 07 Sec. 26.23.205. Confiscation of firearms. A person who knowingly 08 confiscates, attempts to confiscate, or orders the confiscation of a lawfully owned, 09 possessed, or carried firearm from a law-abiding citizen during a disaster emergency is 10 guilty of a class C felony and shall be punished as provided in AS 12.55. In this 11 section, "knowingly" has the meaning given in AS 11.81.900.