Mississippi Gun Control Laws
|Code Section||97-37-1, et seq.|
|Illegal Arms||Machine gun or fully automatic firearm, hort-barreled rifle less than 16 inches, or shotgun less than 18 inches; silencer or muffler; toy pistols that can fire or make an explosion (cap pistols are expressly excepted); armor piercing ammunition|
|Who May Not Own||1. Students on campus/education property; 2. Minors under 18; 3. Convicted felons (unless they have certificates of rehabilitation); 4. intoxicated persons|
|Law Prohibiting Firearms On or Near School Grounds||Felony. 97-37-17|
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