The laws governing control of deadly weapons, including firearms, are found in Part 6 of the Penal Code, beginning at section These laws define the various types of dangerous weapons as well as restrictions and crimes related to their manufacture, sale, possession, and transportation. Of particular note, the laws relating to firearms are found in Title 4 of Part 6, beginning at section , and the applicable definitions and general rules are found in Title 1 of Part 6, beginning at section Laws that pertain to both firearms and other types of deadly weapons are found in Title 2 of Part 6, beginning at section Applications are also available through your local firearms dealer. Therefore, you may still be prohibited from owning or possessing a firearm even though you receive a PFEC response indicating you are eligible to own or possess firearms. California law imposes a day waiting period before a firearm can be released to a purchaser or transferee. Pursuant to Penal Code section , a California licensed dealer is prohibited from selling, supplying, delivering, transferring or giving possession or control of any firearm to any person under the age of 21 years, except as specifically exempted. The exemptions apply to the sale, supplying, delivery, transfer, or giving possession or control of a firearm that is not a handgun to a person 18 years of age or older.