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Legal Information: Delaware

Delaware State Gun Laws

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Laws current as of
April 8, 2020

State Gun Laws

This section contains information about who is prohibited from having a gun under Delaware state gun laws. In addition, we include information about law enforcement’s ability to file for an order of relinquishment against someone who a mental health service provider believes may harm him/herself or others. In addition to these state-specific laws, there are also federal gun laws that could apply. To fully understand all of the legal protections available, it is important that you also read the Federal Gun Laws pages.

WomensLaw.org strongly recommends that you get in touch with a domestic violence advocate in your community for more information on gun laws in your area. Go to the DE Places that Help page to find domestic violence organizations and legal help in your area.