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FDA Regulations...?

JamTKD

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So I don't really understand FDA regulations and whatnot. I see a lot of "you can't get over 5mw" but I see people on here and know people in real life who have 1W lasers shipped to their houses all the time (in the US). How does this exactly play in?
 

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The FDA can't go through every package imported to the US, so it can't be enforced, but it's still illegal.
 

JamTKD

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So what exactly happens if it IS found? what legal repercussions do you face? Do they just take the laser?
 
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They are considered terrorist weapons and you will be taken to Guantanamo and you could be there for months if caught so plan accordingly.
 

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So what exactly happens if it IS found? what legal repercussions do you face? Do they just take the laser?
A very hefty fine if the FDA decides to make an example of someone.

Everything you need to know concerning importation can be found on the FDA website.
 

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So what exactly happens if it IS found? what legal repercussions do you face? Do they just take the laser?
Confiscation without reimbursement. A very hefty fine if the FDA decides to make an example of someone.

Everything you need to know concerning importation can be found on the FDA website.
 




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