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Florida Statutes 790.221 - Possession of short-barreled rifle, short-barreled shotgun, or machine gun; penalty

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Current as of: 2012
   (1) It is unlawful for any person to own or to have in his or her care, custody, possession, or control any short-barreled rifle, short-barreled shotgun, or machine gun which is, or may readily be made, operable; but this section shall not apply to antique firearms.
   (2) A person who violates this section commits a felony of the second degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082, s. 775.083, or s. 775.084.
   (3) Firearms in violation hereof which are lawfully owned and possessed under provisions of federal law are excepted.
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Questions & Answers: Firearms

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See also:

Florida Statutes > Chapter 790 - Weapons and Firearms

U.S. Constitution Provisions: Firearms

 U.S. Constitution 2nd Amendment

U.S. Code Provisions: Firearms

U.S. Code > Title 15 > Chapter 29 - Manufacture, Transportation, Or Distribution Of Switchblade Knives
U.S. Code > Title 15 > Chapter 76 - Imitation Firearms
U.S. Code > Title 15 > Chapter 105 - Protection Of Lawful Commerce In Arms
U.S. Code Title 18 > Part I > Chapter 44 - Firearms

Federal Regulations: Firearms

U.S. Code > Title 15 > Chapter 29 - Manufacture, Transportation, Or Distribution Of Switchblade Knives
U.S. Code > Title 15 > Chapter 76 - Imitation Firearms
U.S. Code > Title 15 > Chapter 105 - Protection Of Lawful Commerce In Arms
U.S. Code Title 18 > Part I > Chapter 44 - Firearms
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