Originally Posted by shnorse
P mags are illegal in NY since they were not produced "pre-ban"....
standard mags are "legal" as long as the manufacturer was producing mags pre ban and there are NO dates that show it being made after or during the ban... dates can either be on the outside or inside of the mag... You gotta be VERY careful, but if you go to the gun shows they'll have hundreds of GI mags new in plastic that are sold as "pre ban", no dates so there is no way to prove it either way...
just don't do anything stupid and you should be fine
Good advice! As usual, be 100% certain you are complying with local laws in the ban states. It's much more complicated than in the rest of the US.
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