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328-1931-XXXVII
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THE MICHIGAN PENAL CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 328 of 1931
Chapter XXXVII
FIREARMS

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 750.222SectionDefinitions.
Section 750.222aSection“Double-edged, nonfolding stabbing instrument” defined.
Section 750.223SectionSelling firearms and ammunition; violations; penalties; “licensed dealer” defined.
Section 750.224SectionWeapons; manufacture, sale, or possession as felony; violation as felony; penalty; exceptions; "muffler" or "silencer" defined.
Section 750.224aSectionPortable device or weapon directing electrical current, impulse, wave, or beam; sale or possession prohibited; exceptions; use of electro-muscular disruption technology; violation; penalty; verification of identity and possession of license; prohibited use; definitions.
Section 750.224bSectionShort-barreled shotgun or rifle; making, manufacturing, transferring, or possessing as felony; penalty; exceptions; short-barreled shotgun or rifle 26 inches or less; short-barreled shotgun or rifle greater than 26 inches; violation of subsection (5) as civil infraction; seizure and forfeiture; applicability of MCL 776.20 to subsection (3).
Section 750.224cSectionArmor piercing ammunition; manufacture, distribution, sale, or use prohibited; exceptions; violation as felony; penalty; definitions; exemption of projectile or projectile core; rule.
Section 750.224dSectionSelf-defense spray or foam device.
Section 750.224eSectionConversion of semiautomatic firearm to fully automatic firearm; prohibited acts; penalty; applicability; “fully automatic firearm”, “licensed collector”, and “semiautomatic firearm” defined.
Section 750.224fSectionPossession of firearm or distribution of ammunition by person convicted of felony; circumstances; penalty; applicability of section to expunged or set aside conviction; definitions.
Section 750.225SectionRepealed. 1993, Act 254, Imd. Eff. Nov. 29, 1993.
Section 750.226SectionFirearm or dangerous or deadly weapon or instrument; carrying with unlawful intent; violation as felony; penalty.
Section 750.226aSectionPocket knife opened by mechanical device; unlawful sale or possession; persons exempted.
Section 750.227SectionConcealed weapons; carrying; penalty.
Section 750.227aSectionPistols; unlawful possession by licensee.
Section 750.227bSectionCarrying or possessing firearm when committing or attempting to commit felony; carrying or possessing pneumatic gun; exception; “law enforcement officer” defined.
Section 750.227cSectionTransporting or possessing loaded firearm in or upon vehicle propelled by mechanical means; violation as misdemeanor; penalty.
Section 750.227dSectionTransporting or possessing firearm in or upon motor vehicle or self-propelled vehicle designed for land travel; violation as misdemeanor; penalty.
Section 750.227fSectionCommitting or attempting to commit crime involving violent act or threat of violent act against another person while wearing body armor as felony; penalty; consecutive term of imprisonment; exception; definitions.
Section 750.227gSectionBody armor; purchase, ownership, possession, or use by convicted felon; prohibition; issuance of written permission; violation as felony; definitions.
Section 750.228SectionOwnership of pistol greater than 26 inches in length; conditions; election to have firearm not considered as pistol.
Section 750.229SectionPistols accepted in pawn, by second-hand dealer or junk dealer.
Section 750.230SectionFirearms; altering, removing, or obliterating marks of identity; presumption.
Section 750.231SectionMCL 750.224, 750.224a, 750.224b, 750.224d, 750.226a, 750.227, 750.227c, and 750.227d inapplicable to certain persons and organizations.
Section 750.231.amendedSectionMCL 750.224, 750.224a, 750.224b, 750.224d, 750.227, 750.227c, and 750.227d inapplicable to certain persons and organizations.
Section 750.231aSectionExceptions to MCL 750.227(2); "antique firearm" defined.
Section 750.231bSectionSale and safety inspection; persons exempt.
Section 750.231cSection“Aircraft,” “approved signaling device,” and “vessel” defined; sections inapplicable to approved signaling device; sale, purchase, possession, or use of approved signaling device; violation as misdemeanor; penalties.
Section 750.232SectionPurchasers of firearms; registration.
Section 750.232aSectionObtaining pistol in violation of MCL 28.422; intentionally making material false statement on application for license to purchase pistol; using or attempting to use false identification or identification of another person to purchase firearm; penalties.
Section 750.233SectionPointing or aiming firearm at another person; misdemeanor; penalty; exception; "peace officer defined."
Section 750.234SectionFirearm; discharge; intentionally aimed without malice; misdemeanor; penalty; exception; "peace officer" defined.
Section 750.234aSectionIntentionally discharging firearm from motor vehicle, snowmobile, or off-road vehicle as crime; penalty; exceptions; other violation; consecutive terms; self-defense; "peace officer" defined.
Section 750.234bSectionIntentionally discharging firearm at dwelling or potentially occupied structure as felony; penalty; exceptions; other violation; consecutive terms; definitions.
Section 750.234cSectionIntentionally discharging firearm at emergency or law enforcement vehicle as felony; penalty; “emergency or law enforcement vehicle” defined.
Section 750.234dSectionPossession of firearm on certain premises prohibited; applicability; violation as misdemeanor; penalty.
Section 750.234eSectionBrandishing firearm in public; applicability; violation as misdemeanor; penalty.
Section 750.234fSectionPossession of firearm by person less than 18 years of age; exceptions; violation as misdemeanor; penalty.
Section 750.235SectionMaiming or injuring person by discharging firearm; intentionally aimed without malice; exception; "peace officer" defined.
Section 750.235aSectionParent of minor guilty of misdemeanor; conditions; penalty; defense; definitions.
Section 750.236SectionSpring gun, trap or device; setting.
Section 750.236aSectionComputer-assisted shooting; prohibited acts; definitions.
Section 750.236bSectionComputer-assisted shooting; prohibited conduct; definitions.
Section 750.236cSectionViolation of MCL 750.236a or 750.236b; penalty; forfeiture.
Section 750.237SectionLiquor or controlled substance; possession or use of firearm by person under influence; violation; penalty; chemical analysis.
Section 750.237aSectionIndividual engaging in proscribed conduct in weapon free school zone; violation; penalties; definitions.
Section 750.237a.amendedSectionIndividual engaging in proscribed conduct in weapon free school zone; violation; penalties; definitions.
Section 750.238SectionSearch warrant.
Section 750.239SectionForfeiture of weapons; disposal; immunity from civil liability.
Section 750.239aSectionDisposition of seized weapon; immunity from civil liability; "law enforcement agency" defined.
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