Originally Posted by Decoligny
Even if they were misreading it as concealable, it still states
(b) Carrying a concealed firearm in violation of this section is punishable, as follows:
The critical hurdle here is that the firearm must be concealed to invoke any
part of 12025.
Even satisfying 12025(b)(6)(A) and (B), having a concealable weapon not registered to the bearer and also having ammunition for it, means nothing if that weapon were not concealed. Such unconcealed possession is not a crime (without the state Capitol or street gang crime or intent to commit a felony circumstances, all different sections from 12025).