Law Library  Mass. General Laws c.140 §§ 131R-131Y

Extreme Risk Protection Orders (ERPO), also known as the red flag law

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Date published: May 9, 2019

Extreme Risk Protection Orders

An Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO) is an order from a judge that suspends a person’s license to possess or carry a gun.  This law was added by St.2018, c.123, § 15.

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