Arkansas Code Title 5. Criminal Offenses § 5-73-109. Furnishing a deadly weapon to a minor

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(a) A person commits the offense of furnishing a deadly weapon to a minor if he or she sells, barters, leases, gives, rents, or otherwise furnishes a firearm or other deadly weapon to a minor without the consent of a parent, guardian, or other person responsible for general supervision of the minor's welfare.

(b)(1) Furnishing a deadly weapon to a minor is a Class A misdemeanor.

(2) However, furnishing a deadly weapon to a minor is a Class B felony if the deadly weapon is:

(A) A handgun;

(B) An explosive or incendiary device, as defined in § 5-71-301 ;

(C) Metal knuckles;

(D) A defaced firearm, as described in § 5-73-107 ;  or

(E) Another implement for the infliction of serious physical injury or death that serves no lawful purpose.

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