22-14-24 Exceptions to penalty for possession in a county courthouse.
Exceptions to penalty for possession in a county courthouse.
The provisions of
§ 22-14-23 do not apply to:
The lawful performance of official duties by an officer, agent, or employee of the United
States, the state, political subdivision thereof, or a municipality, who is authorized by law
to engage in or supervise the prevention, detection, investigation, or prosecution of any
violation of law or an officer of the court;
Possession by a judge or magistrate;
The possession of a firearm or other dangerous weapon by a federal or state official or
member of the armed services if such possession is authorized by law; or
The lawful carrying of firearms, or other dangerous weapons in a county courthouse
incident to hunting, or gun safety course or to other lawful purposes.
SL 1993, ch 173, § 3.