District of Columbia State Law

Code Section
§22-4501, 4503, 4507, 4514

Illegal Arms
Machine gun, sawed-off shotgun, or weapon/instrument of kind commonly known as a blackjack, slingshot, sand club; silencers; imitation pistol with unlawful intent; unlicensed pistol concealed

Waiting Period
None

Who May Not Own
Pistols: 1. Drug addict; 2. Convicted felon; 3. Convicted of soliciting prostitution, keeping bawdy or disorderly house; 4. Vagrants, 5. Not of sound mind

Law Prohibiting Firearms On or Near School Grounds
Felony. 22-4502.01


Inside District of Columbia State Law