Mississippi State Law

Code Section
97-37-1, et seq.

Illegal Arms
Machine gun or fully automatic firearm,  short-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

Waiting Period
None

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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