There are several type of Title II firearms which are sold by FFL dealers with a Class 3 SOT license. These items are restricted by the National Firearms Act as well as Iowa state law.
Each state can impose additional restrictions on the sale, purchase, and transfer of NFA firearms (Title II) in addition to the compliance that is required with the National Firearms Act.
In Iowa you can use a Gun Trust or NFA Trust to own the following items that are regulated the the National Firearms Act – (See the limitations below for NFA firearms except suppressors)
- Suppressors / Silencers (legal for civilian and individual ownership including Gun Trusts on 3/31/2016)
- Machine Guns*
- Other Weapon (AOW)*
- Destructive Devices (DD)*
- Short Barreled Shotguns (SBS)*
- Short Barreled Rifles (SBR)*