Code Section

Welfare and Institutions Code - WIC

DIVISION 8. MISCELLANEOUS [8050 - 8261]

  ( Division 8 repealed and added by Stats. 1967, Ch. 1667. )
  

CHAPTER 3. Firearms [8100 - 8108]
  ( Chapter 3 added by Stats. 1967, Ch. 1667. )

  
8101.  

(a) Any person who shall knowingly supply, sell, give, or allow possession or control of a deadly weapon to any person described in Section 8100 or 8103 shall be punishable by imprisonment pursuant to subdivision (h) of Section 1170 of the Penal Code, or in a county jail for a period of not exceeding one year, by a fine of not exceeding one thousand dollars ($1,000), or by both the fine and imprisonment.

(b) Any person who shall knowingly supply, sell, give, or allow possession or control of a firearm to any person described in Section 8100 or 8103 shall be punished by imprisonment pursuant to subdivision (h) of Section 1170 of the Penal Code for two, three, or four years.

(c) “Deadly weapon,” as used in this section has the meaning prescribed by Section 8100.

(Amended by Stats. 2011, Ch. 15, Sec. 627. (AB 109) Effective April 4, 2011. Operative October 1, 2011, by Sec. 636 of Ch. 15, as amended by Stats. 2011, Ch. 39, Sec. 68.)