Weapons Related Georgia CodeFound In LexisNexis by searching for "16-11-123" 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 2 - POSSESSION OF DANGEROUS WEAPONS
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O.C.G.A. § 16-11-123
Unlawful possession of firearms or weapons
A person commits the offense of unlawful possession of firearms or weapons when he or she knowingly has in his or her possession any sawed-off shotgun, sawed-off rifle, machine gun, dangerous weapon, or silencer, and, upon conviction thereof, he or she shall be punished by imprisonment for a period of five years.
HISTORY: Ga. L. 1968, p. 983, § 3; Ga. L. 2000, p. 1630, § 2.