Weapons Related Georgia CodeFound In LexisNexis by searching for "16-11-136" or in the TOC under:|
Title 16 - CRIMES AND OFFENSES
Chapter 11 - OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY
Article 4 - DANGEROUS INSTRUMENTALITIES AND PRACTICES
Part 3 - CARRYING AND POSSESSION OF FIREARMS
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O.C.G.A. § 16-11-136
Restrictions on possession, manufacture, sale, or transfer of knives
(a) As used in this Code section, the term:
(1) "Courthouse" shall have the same meaning as set forth in Code
(2) "Government building" shall have the same meaning as set forth
in Code Section 16-11-127.
(3) "Knife" means any cutting instrument with a blade and shall
include, without limitation, a knife as such term is defined in Code Section
(b) Except for restrictions in courthouses and government buildings, no county,
municipality, or consolidated government shall, by rule or ordinance, constrain
the possession, manufacture, sale, or transfer of a knife more restrictively
than the provisions of this part.
HISTORY: Code 1981, § 16-11-136, enacted by Ga. L. 2012, p. 1141, § 1/SB 432.