Florida Statutes Title XLVI. Crimes § 790.145. Crimes in pharmacies;  possession of weapons;  penalties

(1) Unless otherwise provided by law, any person who is in possession of a concealed “firearm,” as defined in s. 790.001(6) , or a “destructive device,” as defined in s. 790.001(4) , within the premises of a “pharmacy,” as defined in chapter 465, is guilty of a felony of the third degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082 , s. 775.083 , or s. 775.084 .

(2) The provisions of this section do not apply:

(a) To any law enforcement officer;

(b) To any person employed and authorized by the owner, operator, or manager of a pharmacy to carry a firearm or destructive device on such premises;  or

(c) To any person licensed to carry a concealed weapon.


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