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OSP releases Permit to Purchase webpage

Although an injunction delayed the implementation of Ballot Measure 114, the Oregon State Police (OSP) launched its Permit to Purchase webage Dec. 8. It is at https://www.oregon.gov/osp/programs/cjis/Pages/Permit-to-Purchase-Program.aspx.

Permit Agents are not able to accept or start processing Permit to Purchase applications. The webpage has information such as the application, a description of the steps for acquiring a permit, as well as other information including answers to questions that we are anticipating.

The OSP’s Firearms Instant Check System (FICS) unit will continue to work to process and resolve the pended/delayed FICS transactions. This delay of implementation will allow firearm sales to continue being processed under the current law.

OSP continues to work to set up the Oregon Permit to Purchase program with the Oregon State Sheriff’s Association and the Oregon Association of Chiefs of Police.

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