Stories tagged: bump-stock
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
The names and addresses of Washington residents who turned in their bump stocks as part of the state’s buy-back program should be exempted from release under the public records law, …
UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
A program allowing Washington residents to sell their bump stocks to the Washington State Patrol ended on Tuesday with about 1,000 devices returned to patrol at $150 each. Of those, …
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
For one gun owner, the bump stock was just a hunk of plastic that didn’t work as advertised and had been taking up space in his drawer for the past …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 6:52 a.m.
Washington Legislature approves bill to buy back bump stocks for $150 each before they become illegal
Bump-stock buyback program will be quick, if the Legislature agrees to a plan that comes up with the money.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 6:10 a.m.
Trump administration decision to outlaw all bump stocks complicates Washington plan to pay state owners to turn them in.
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee signs bump stock ban, but the Senate delays a debate over new restrictions on semi-automatic rifles and school security measures.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
House passes bump stock ban, sends it back to the Senate.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
The Senate voted to ban “bump stock” devices that can allow a semi-automatic weapon to fire almost as rapidly as an automatic weapon.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 15, 2018, 11:24 p.m.
Supporters, opponents of major gun legislation pack Senate hearing.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 8:18 a.m.
Citing the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, South Carolina’s capital city approved a ban on “bump stock” devices that allow semi-automatic weapons to mimic fully automatic guns.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee calls for state restrictions on devices that make semi-automatic weapons into automatic weapons.