“It shall be unlawful for any parent or guardian to intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly permit his or her child to possess any [firearm]…if such parent is aware of a substantial risk that the child will use the weapon to commit a criminal offense or if the child has either been adjudicated a delinquent or has been convicted as an adult for any criminal offense that contains as an element the threat or use of physical force against the person of another.”1
A “child” is defined as a person under 18 years of age.2
Oklahoma law also specifically penalizes any parent or guardian of a child under age 18 whose child commits the crime of possession of a firearm on school property.3
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- Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 21, § 1273(B).
- Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 21, § 1273(E).
- Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 21, § 858.