Weapons Related Georgia Code

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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 Section 16-11-127.

   (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 16-11-125.1.

(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.