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Old 08-05-2012, 21:11   #5
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Originally Posted by Landric View Post
Technically speaking the frame is the firearm, a matching serial number on the slide, barrel, or any other part is meaningless, legally speaking. However, if your handgun is listed as being a .40 S&W on your permit, then I wouldn't carry it with the 9mm barrel. Doing so could be seen as a violation in California, depending on exactly what the law says.
This is how I view it in NY too.

Caliber is listed on the permit, so I'd get that caliber listed
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