Gang-Related Legislation by Subject
(Laws updated through July 2020)
Jurisdictions for this subject:
Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 13-501. Persons under eighteen years of age; felony charging; definitions.
Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 13-706. Serious, violent or aggravated offenders; sentencing; life imprisonment; definitions.
Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 13-1209. Drive by shooting; forfeiture; driver license revocation; classification; definitions.
Ark. Code § 5-10-101. Capital murder.
Ark. Code § 5-74-102. General legislative findings, declarations, and intent. [Arkansas Criminal Gang, Organizations, or Enterprise Act]
Ark. Code § 5-74-107. Unlawful discharge of a firearm from a vehicle.
Ark. Code § 5-74-201. Legislative findings. [Recruiting Gang Members]
Cal. Pen. Code § 189 (LexisNexis). ["Degrees of murder"]
Cal. Pen. Code § 246 (LexisNexis). ["Discharge of firearm at inhabited dwelling house, occupied building, vehicle, aircraft, inhabited housecar or inhabited camper; Penalty"]
Cal. Pen. Code § 246.1 (LexisNexis). ["Forfeiture of vehicle involved in violent offenses; Disposition of proceeds"]
Cal. Pen. Code § 246.3 (LexisNexis). ["Discharging Firearm or BB Device in Grossly Negligent Manner; Punishment"]
Cal. Pen. Code § 12022.55 (LexisNexis). ["Additional punishment for discharging firearm from vehicle"]
Colo. Rev. Stat. § 16-13-301 (LexisNexis). ["Definitions:" Abatement of Public Nuisance]
Colo. Rev. Stat. § 16-13-303 (LexisNexis). ["Class 1 public nuisance"]
Colo. Rev. Stat. § 18-12-107.5 (LexisNexis). ["Illegal discharge of a firearm - penalty"]
625 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/6-206. Discretionary authority to suspend or revoke license or permit; right to a hearing.
720 Ill. Comp. Stat. §§ 5/36.1-1 to 5/36.1-5. Seizure and Forfeiture of Vessels, Vehicles and Aircraft [Article].
720 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/12-2. Aggravated assault.
720 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/36-1. Property subject to forfeiture.
La. Stat. Ann. § 14:2. Definitions. [Criminal Code: General Provisions: Preliminary Provisions]
La. Stat. Ann. § 14:30. First degree murder.
La. Stat. Ann. § 14:30.1. Second degree murder.
La. Stat. Ann. § 14:32.6. First degree feticide.
La. Stat. Ann. § 14:37.1. Assault by drive-by shooting.
La. Stat. Ann. § 14:107.2. Hate crimes.
La. Stat. Ann. Art. 890.1. Waiver of minimum mandatory sentences; procedure; exceptions.
La. Stat. Ann. Art. 905.4. Aggravating circumstances.
Minn. Stat. § 245C.15. Disqualifying crimes or conduct.
Minn. Stat. § 609.11. Minimum sentences of imprisonment.
Minn. Stat. § 609.19. Murder in the Second Degree.
Minn. Stat. § 609.66. Dangerous Weapons.
Minn. Stat. § 609.185. Murder in the First Degree.
Minn. Stat. § 609.5318. Forfeiture of Vehicles Used in Drive-By Shootings.
Minn. Stat. § 611A.036. Prohibition against employer retaliation.
Minn. Stat. § 624.712. Definitions. [Firearms]
Miss. Code Ann. § 47-5-138.1. Trusties authorized to accumulate additional earned time; certain offenders in trusty status ineligible for time allowance.
Miss. Code Ann. § 47-7-3. Parole of prisoners; conditions for eligibility; determination of tentative hearing date.
Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-5. Accessories after the fact; punishment.
Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-2. Crimes of violence defined.
Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-109. Drive-by shooting; drive-by bombing.
Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-110. Seizure and forfeiture of firearms unlawfully possessed by juveniles and of motor vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.
Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-111. Forfeiture of vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.
Miss. Code Ann. § 97-37-29. Shooting into dwelling house.
N.M. Stat. § 30-3-8. Shooting at Dwelling or Occupied Building; Shooting at or From a Motor Vehicle.
N.M. Stat. § 30-3-8.2. Court Record of Conviction; Revocation of Driver’s License.
N.M. Stat. § 31-18-15.2. Definitions. [Criminal Sentencing Act]
Okla. Stat. tit. 21, § 13.1. Required Service of Minimum Percentage of Sentence—Offenses Specified.
Okla. Stat. tit. 21, § 652. Shooting With Intent to Kill—Assault and Battery With Deadly Weapon, Etc.
Okla. Stat. tit. 57, § 571. Definitions.
Utah Code § 53-3-220. Offenses requiring mandatory revocation, denial, suspension, or disqualification of license -- Offense requiring an extension of period -- Hearing -- Limited driving privileges.
Utah Code § 76-10-508. Discharge of Firearm From a Vehicle, Near a Highway, or in Direction of Any Person, Building, or Vehicle—Penalties.
Wash. Rev. Code § 9.41.010. Terms defined. [Firearms and Dangerous Weapons]
Wash. Rev. Code § 9.94A.030. Definitions. [Sentencing Reform Act of 1981]
Wash. Rev. Code § 9.94A.475. Plea agreements and sentences for certain offenders--Public records.
Wash. Rev. Code § 9.94A.515. Table 2--Crimes included within each seriousness level.
Wash. Rev. Code § 9.94A.533. Adjustments to standard sentences.
Wash. Rev. Code § 13.40.193. Firearms—Length of confinement (Effective June 11, 2020).
Wash. Rev. Code § 13.40.210. Setting of Release Date—Administrative Release Authorized, When—Parole Program, Revocation or Modification of, Scope—Intensive Supervision Program—Parole Officer's Right of Arrest.
Wash. Rev. Code § 13.40.0357. Juvenile offender sentencing standards.