(1)  Any person who places or stamps on any pistol or revolver any number except one assigned to it by the Department of Public Safety is guilty of a class A misdemeanor.

Terms Used In Utah Code 76-10-521

  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Person: means :Utah Code 48-2e-1156
(2)  This section does not prohibit restoration by the owner of the name of the maker, model, or of the original manufacturer’s number or other mark of identification when the restoration is authorized by the Department of Public Safety, nor prevent any manufacturer from placing in the ordinary course of business the name of the make, model, manufacturer’s number, or other mark of identification upon a new pistol or revolver.

Amended by Chapter 234, 1993 General Session