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Portland, Oregon

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14A.60.060 Failure to Report Theft.

(Added by Ordinance No. 184274, effective December 31, 2010.)

A.  Any person who possesses, owns or controls a firearm in the City of Portland shall report the theft or misplacement of the firearm to the Chief of Police or designee, providing a description of the firearm including serial number, within 48 hours of knowing, or having reason to know, the firearm is stolen or cannot be located through reasonable effort.   

B.  A person who possesses, owns or controls a firearm in the City of Portland and fails to provide the serial number of the firearm when reporting the firearm is stolen or cannot be located is subject to a $200 administrative fee.

C.  Violation of Subsection 14A.60.060 A. is punishable by a fine of $2,500.