(c) An electronic control device may not be sold and activated in the State unless:
(1) an instructional manual or audio or audiovisual instructions are provided to the
(2) the manufacturer maintains a record of the original owner of the electronic control
(3) the manufacturer or seller has obtained a State and federal criminal history records
check of the original owner to ensure compliance with subsection (b)(2) of this section.
(d) A manufacturer of electronic control devices shall provide an investigating law
enforcement agency with prompt access to the manufacturer's records on electronic
control devices and cartridges sold in the State.
(e)(1) A person who violates subsection (b) of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor
and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 2 months or a fine not
exceeding $500 or both.
(2) A person who violates subsection (b) of this section while committing a separate
crime that is a crime of violence is guilty of a felony and on conviction is subject
to imprisonment not exceeding 3 years or a fine not exceeding $5,000 or both.
(f) This section does not prohibit a local government from adopting a restriction
or requirement concerning the possession of an electronic control device that is more
stringent than the requirements of this section.
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