(a) As used in this Code section, the term:
(1) “Courthouse” shall have the same meaning as set forth in Code Section 16-11-127 .
(2) “Government building” shall have the same meaning as set forth in Code Section 16-11-127 .
(3) “Knife” means any cutting instrument with a blade and shall include, without limitation, a knife as such term is defined in Code Section 16-11-125.1 .
(b) Except for restrictions in courthouses and government buildings, no county, municipality, or consolidated government shall, by rule or ordinance, constrain the possession, manufacture, sale, or transfer of a knife more restrictively than the provisions of this part.
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