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PORTLAND - Multnomah County Commissioners voted unanimously Thursday to tighten gun laws within the county.

The new ordinance would make it a crime to carry loaded guns in public places and illegal to fire a gun in the county, except in designated places and on private property.

More: Read the new ordinance

The law also criminalizes allowing minors to access gun, and failure to report a stolen gun. There would also be a stiff curfew for minors convicted of a gun offense.

The ordinance does not affect concealed carry permit holders.

The laws go into effect in 30 days.

KGWReporter AshleyKorslien contributed to this report

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