Title 76 Chapter 10 Section 509.4

Utah Criminal Code
Offenses Against Public Health, Safety, Welfare, and Morals
Section 509.4
Prohibition of possession of certain weapons by minors.

            

76-10-509.4.   Prohibition of possession of certain weapons by minors.

            (1) A minor under 18 years of age may not possess a handgun.

            (2) Except as provided by federal law, a minor under 18 years of age may not possess the following:

            (a) a short barreled rifle or short barreled shotgun; or

            (b) a fully automatic weapon.

            (3) Any person who violates Subsection (1) is guilty of:

            (a) a class B misdemeanor upon the first offense; and

            (b) a class A misdemeanor for each subsequent offense.

            (4) Any person who violates Subsection (2) is guilty of a third degree felony.


Amended by Chapter 301, 2013 General Session