Mississippi Code Title 97. Crimes § 97-37-15. Parent not to permit child to carry concealed weapon

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Any parent, guardian or custodian who shall knowingly suffer or permit any child under the age of eighteen (18) years to have or to own, or to carry, any weapon the carrying of which concealed is prohibited by Section 97-37-1, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and, on conviction, shall be fined not more than One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00), and shall be imprisoned not more than six (6) months in the county jail.  The provisions of this section shall not apply to a minor who is exempt from the provisions of Section 97-37-14.

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