2016 Tennessee Code
Title 39 - Criminal Offenses
Chapter 17 - Offenses Against Public Health, Safety and Welfare
Part 13 - Weapons
§ 39-17-1364. Purchase and shipment of antique firearms and certain edged weapons.

TN Code § 39-17-1364 (2016) What's This?

Notwithstanding § 39-17-1307, or any other law, it is lawful in this state for a person to purchase, and have shipped directly to such person's residence, the following:

(1) A black powder weapon; provided, that it meets the definition of 18 U.S.C. § 921;

(2) A knife, even if the blade is in excess of four inches (4''); or

(3) A sword or bayonet, whether for ornamental, ceremonial, historical, theatrical or collecting purposes, or otherwise.

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