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The DC Code: § 22-4511 False information in purchase of weapons prohibited.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)

No person shall, in purchasing a pistol or in applying for a license to carry the same, or in purchasing a machine gun, sawed-off shotgun, or blackjack within the District of Columbia, give false information or offer false evidence of his or her identity.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 22-3211. 1973 Ed., § 22-3211. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 10-119, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 22-4502. DC CODE § 22-4511 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(July 8, 1932, 47 Stat. 653, ch. 465, § 11; May 21, 1994, D.C. Law 10-119, § 15(j), 41 DCR 1639.)