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§ 5-202. Scope of subtitle

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic Safety

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Safety (Refs & Annos)
Title 5. Firearms (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Rifles and Shotguns (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Public Safety, § 5-202
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 27, § 481C
§ 5-202. Scope of subtitle
This subtitle does not apply to a short-barreled rifle or short-barreled shotgun that is:
(1) an antique firearm as defined in § 4-201 of the Criminal Law Article;
(2) a device designed or redesigned for use other than as a weapon;
(3) a device designed or redesigned for use as a signaling, pyrotechnic, line throwing, safety, or similar device; or
(4) a firearm that cannot:
(i) discharge a projectile by an explosive; and
(ii) be readily restored to a firing condition.


Added by Acts 2003, c. 5, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2003.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 5-202, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 5-202
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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