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Current as of: 2012
§ 790.001Definitions
§ 790.01Carrying concealed weapons
§ 790.015Nonresidents who are United States citizens and hold a concealed weapons license in another state; reciprocity
§ 790.02Officer to arrest without warrant and upon probable cause
§ 790.051Exemption from licensing requirements; law enforcement officers
§ 790.052Carrying concealed firearms; off-duty law enforcement officers
§ 790.053Open carrying of weapons
§ 790.054Prohibited use of self-defense weapon or device against law enforcement officer; penalties
§ 790.06License to carry concealed weapon or firearm
§ 790.0601Public records exemption for concealed weapons
§ 790.061Judges and justices; exceptions from licensure provisions
§ 790.062Members and veterans of United States Armed Forces; exceptions from licensure provisions
§ 790.065Sale and delivery of firearms
§ 790.0655Purchase and delivery of handguns; mandatory waiting period; exceptions; penalties
§ 790.07Persons engaged in criminal offense, having weapons
§ 790.08Taking possession of weapons and arms; reports; disposition; custody
§ 790.09Manufacturing or selling slungshot
§ 790.10Improper exhibition of dangerous weapons or firearms
§ 790.115Possessing or discharging weapons or firearms at a school-sponsored event or on school property prohibited; penalties; exceptions
§ 790.145Crimes in pharmacies; possession of weapons; penalties
§ 790.15Discharging firearm in public or on residential property
§ 790.151Using firearm while under the influence of alcoholic beverages, chemical substances, or controlled substances; penalties
§ 790.153Tests for impairment or intoxication; right to refuse
§ 790.155Blood test for impairment or intoxication in cases of death or serious bodily injury; right to use reasonable force
§ 790.157Presumption of impairment; testing methods
§ 790.16Discharging machine guns; penalty
§ 790.161Making, possessing, throwing, projecting, placing, or discharging any destructive device or attempt so to do, felony; penalties
§ 790.1612Authorization for governmental manufacture, possession, and use of destructive devices
§ 790.1615Unlawful throwing, projecting, placing, or discharging of destructive device or bomb that results in injury to another; penalty
§ 790.162Threat to throw, project, place, or discharge any destructive device, felony; penalty
§ 790.163False report about planting bomb, explosive, or weapon of mass destruction; penalty
§ 790.164False reports concerning planting a bomb, explosive, or weapon of mass destruction in, or committing arson against, state-owned property; penalty; reward
§ 790.165Planting of
§ 790.166Manufacture, possession, sale, delivery, display, use, or attempted or threatened use of a weapon of mass destruction or hoax weapon of mass destruction prohibited; definitions; penalties
§ 790.169Juvenile offenders; release of names and addresses
§ 790.17Furnishing weapons to minors under 18 years of age or persons of unsound mind and furnishing firearms to minors under 18 years of age prohibited
§ 790.173Legislative findings and intent
§ 790.174Safe storage of firearms required
§ 790.175Transfer or sale of firearms; required warnings; penalties
§ 790.18Sale or transfer of arms to minors by dealers
§ 790.19Shooting into or throwing deadly missiles into dwellings, public or private buildings, occupied or not occupied; vessels, aircraft, buses, railroad cars, streetcars, or other vehicles
§ 790.22Use of BB guns, air or gas-operated guns, or electric weapons or devices by minor under 16; limitation; possession of firearms by minor under 18 prohibited; penalties
§ 790.221Possession of short-barreled rifle, short-barreled shotgun, or machine gun; penalty
§ 790.225Ballistic self-propelled knives; unlawful to manufacture, sell, or possess; forfeiture; penalty
§ 790.23Felons and delinquents; possession of firearms, ammunition, or electric weapons or devices unlawful
§ 790.233Possession of firearm or ammunition prohibited when person is subject to an injunction against committing acts of domestic violence, stalking, or cyberstalking; penalties
§ 790.235Possession of firearm or ammunition by violent career criminal unlawful; penalty
§ 790.24Report of medical treatment of certain wounds; penalty for failure to report
§ 790.25Lawful ownership, possession, and use of firearms and other weapons
§ 790.251Protection of the right to keep and bear arms in motor vehicles for self-defense and other lawful purposes; prohibited acts; duty of public and private employers; immunity from liability; enforcement
§ 790.256Public service announcements
§ 790.27Alteration or removal of firearm serial number or possession, sale, or delivery of firearm with serial number altered or removed prohibited; penalties
§ 790.29Paramilitary training; teaching or participation prohibited
§ 790.31Armor-piercing or exploding ammunition or dragon
§ 790.33Field of regulation of firearms and ammunition preempted
§ 790.331Prohibition of civil actions against firearms or ammunition manufacturers, firearms trade associations, firearms or ammunition distributors, or firearms or ammunition dealers
§ 790.333Sport shooting and training range protection; liability; claims, expenses, and fees; penalties; preemption; construction
§ 790.335Prohibition of registration of firearms; electronic records
§ 790.336Lists, records, or registries to be destroyed
§ 790.338Medical privacy concerning firearms; prohibitions; penalties; exceptions

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Questions & Answers: Firearms

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U.S. Constitution Provisions: Firearms

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U.S. Code Provisions: Firearms

U.S. Code > Title 15 > Chapter 29 - Manufacture, Transportation, Or Distribution Of Switchblade Knives
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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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