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dmtshooter said:
There is a fee I am nit sure if it varies by county but I know Macomb county was $105 and if you take your receipt when you get finger printed they can waive the fingerprinting fee.
Huh, alright. And was yours recently? I'm in Macomb county as well.
 

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Within the past 6 months expect 3-4 month wait before you get a date to appear beforebthe gun board once youbshow up for your gun board date you answer a few questions and get your cpl on the spot. Good luck with your application process.
Yea that's what I've seen. About 3 months. Kinda sucks but I'll have to wait sometime. Have my class on march 2nd :)

Thanks for the responses you all
 

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langenc said:
I know you are in a hurry but when is your birthday>??

Permits are issued and expire on bds. By waiting a couple months could gain a whole year..
Eh, it's in August. Not worth waiting that long for me. I'll get it a couple months before but oh well. Id rather have it asap
 

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Capto, when you go before the board remember two things. First, and most important, when they ask you why you want a CPL, the only correct answer is personal protection. That's all, no more. Second, yes and no are perfectly acceptable answers to pretty much anything you'll be asked. Don't embellish or improvise. Good luck.
 

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Donn said:
Capto, when you go before the board remember two things. First, and most important, when they ask you why you want a CPL, the only correct answer is personal protection. That's all, no more. Second, yes and no are perfectly acceptable answers to pretty much anything you'll be asked. Don't embellish or improvise. Good luck.
That's what I've heard. I found somewhere online that shows the 7 possible questions they could ask and how to answer them. It helped a lot.

Yea, don't get it trip. We're shall issue yet we still need a reason.
 

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trip286 said:
And I guess telling them, "it's my right, and you're not allowed to infringe upon it." Probably wouldn't be considered a valid reason.
I haven't heard anyone try that one. Mayhap I should give it a go... Lol, maybe not. I don't want to screw all this waiting up
 

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And I guess telling them, "it's my right, and you're not allowed to infringe upon it." Probably wouldn't be considered a valid reason.
I agree Trip, but no, your answer wouldn't fly up here. We're suffered to dance to whatever tune the state plays if we want a CPL. I don't like it either, but there it is.
 

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Macomb County is one of the only ones still expecting people to appear before the gun board. Apparently the "shall issue" memorandum from the state didn't reach them.

Wayne county is overwhelmed with number of applicants

Kent county is still trying to prevent CPL issuance.
 

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Allegan county is CPL friendly ! Turn in your application at the clerk's office, she'll take your picture and send you next door to the Sheriff's office for fingerprinting. No interview with the gun board. The board meets in mid month, so I put in my papers on the 8th of the month, and had my CPL by end of same month. Pretty quick service.
 
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