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Alaska prohibits any unemancipated minor under age 16 from possessing a firearm without the consent of his or her parent or guardian.1

Alaska also prohibits any person from knowingly selling a firearm to anyone under age 18.2

 Federal age restrictions impose stricter limits.

 See our Minimum Age to Purchase / Possess Firearms policy summary for a comprehensive discussion of this issue. 

  1. Alaska Stat. § 11.61.220(a)(3).[]
  2. Alaska Stat. § 11.61.210(a)(6).[]