2018 Maryland Code
Public Safety
Title 5 - Firearms
Subtitle 4 - Handgun Roster
§ 5-401. Definitions

  • (a) In general. -- In this subtitle the following words have the meanings indicated.

  • (b) Board. -- "Board" means the Handgun Roster Board.

  • (c) Handgun. --

    • (1) "Handgun" means a pistol, a revolver, or any other firearm capable of being concealed on the person.

    • (2) "Handgun" does not include a shotgun, a rifle, a short-barreled rifle, a short-barreled shotgun, or an antique firearm.

  • (d) Handgun roster. -- "Handgun roster" means the roster of authorized handguns compiled by the Board under ยง 5-405 of this subtitle.

  • (e) Secretary. -- "Secretary" means the Secretary of State Police or the Secretary's designee.

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