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In Alaska, a state parole board may require as a condition of special medical, discretionary, or mandatory parole that a prisoner released on parole not possess or control firearm ammunition.1

Alaska does not:

  • Require a license for the sale of ammunition;
  • Require sellers of ammunition to maintain a record of the purchasers;
  • Prohibit persons who are ineligible to possess firearms under state law from possessing ammunition, although the federal ammunition purchaser prohibitions apply;
  • Prohibit armor-piercing ammunition, although the federal prohibition on certain kinds of armor-piercing ammunition applies.

 See our Ammunition Regulation policy summary for a comprehensive discussion of this issue. 

  1. Alaska Stat. 33.16.150(b)(1).[]