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State of Delaware. 2013 ‘Criminal Code - Possession of a Weapon with a Removed, Obliterated or Altered Serial Number.’ Delaware Code (Criminal Code); Title 11, Chapter 5, Subchapter VII (Section 1459). Dover, DE: Delaware General Assembly. 16 December
Section 1459. Possession of a weapon with a removed, obliterated or altered serial number.
(a) No person shall knowingly transport, ship, possess or receive any firearm with the knowledge that the importer's or manufacturer's serial number has been removed, obliterated or altered in a manner that has disguised or concealed the identity or origin of the firearm.
(b) This section shall not apply to a firearm manufactured prior to 1973.
(c) Possessing, transporting, shipping or receiving a firearm with a removed, obliterated or altered serial number pursuant to this section is a class D felony.1