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Under adoption: Stricter firearms, dangerous weapons protection


Last updated 2/7/2022 at 2:54pm

On the Public Safety, Personnel and Planning agenda Tuesday, Feb. 8, at 4 p.m.: Adoption of Extreme Risk Protection Order Statute into Edmonds Municipal Code. Tune in: https://zoom.us/J/95798484261.


In 2016, Washington state voters passed Initiative 1491. That created a new type of protection order, the Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO). The purpose of those orders is to keep individuals from possessing firearms or dangerous weapons that would otherwise not meet any legal standards that would otherwise pr...

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