As used in this article, the following words have the following meanings:

(a) “Purchase” means the purchase, loan, or transfer of a firearm.

Terms Used In California Penal Code 28150

  • firearm: includes the frame or receiver of the weapon:

    California Revenue and Taxation Code 41176

  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person. See California Education Code 1012

(b) “Purchaser” means the purchaser or transferee of a firearm or the person being loaned a firearm.

(c) “Sale” means the sale, loan, or transfer of a firearm.

(Added by Stats. 2010, Ch. 711, Sec. 6. (SB 1080) Effective January 1, 2011. Operative January 1, 2012, by Sec. 10 of Ch. 711.)