Article - Criminal Law
(a) In this subtitle
the following words have the meanings indicated.
long gun” means any assault weapon listed under § 5–101(r)(2)
of the Public Safety Article.
pistol” means any of the following firearms or a copy regardless
of the producer or manufacturer:
(1) AA Arms AP–9
(3) Claridge HI–TEC
(4) D Max Industries
(5) Encom MK–IV,
MP–9, or MP–45 semiautomatic pistol;
(6) Heckler and
Koch semiautomatic SP–89 pistol;
(7) Holmes MP–83
(8) Ingram MAC
10/11 semiautomatic pistol and variations including the Partisan Avenger
and the SWD Cobray;
(9) Intratec TEC–9/DC–9
semiautomatic pistol in any centerfire variation;
(10) P.A.W.S. type
(11) Skorpion semiautomatic
(12) Spectre double
action semiautomatic pistol (Sile, F.I.E., Mitchell);
(13) UZI semiautomatic
(14) Weaver Arms
semiautomatic Nighthawk pistol; or
semiautomatic “Linda” pistol.
(1) an assault
(2) an assault
(3) a copycat weapon.
(e) (1) “Copycat
(i) a semiautomatic
centerfire rifle that can accept a detachable magazine and has any
two of the following:
1. a folding stock;
2. a grenade launcher
or flare launcher; or
3. a flash suppressor;
(ii) a semiautomatic
centerfire rifle that has a fixed magazine with the capacity to accept
more than 10 rounds;
(iii) a semiautomatic
centerfire rifle that has an overall length of less than 29 inches;
(iv) a semiautomatic
pistol with a fixed magazine that can accept more than 10 rounds;
(v) a semiautomatic
shotgun that has a folding stock; or
(vi) a shotgun
with a revolving cylinder.
weapon” does not include an assault long gun or an assault pistol.
magazine” means an ammunition feeding device that can be removed
readily from a firearm without requiring disassembly of the firearm
action or without the use of a tool, including a bullet or cartridge.
suppressor” means a device that functions, or is intended to
function, to perceptibly reduce or redirect muzzle flash from the
shooter’s field of vision.
firearms dealer” means a person who holds a dealer’s license
under Title 5, Subtitle 1 of the Public Safety Article.