Gun Safety

Gun Laws in North Carolina

 (The material provided on this page is for educational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. Please note that laws are subject to change. Individuals and businesses should consult with a licensed attorney to understand the scope of the law involving firearms in N.C.)
  • § 14-415.11.  Permit to carry concealed handgun; scope of permit — see (c)(8).
  • § 14-277.2.  Weapons at parades, etc., prohibited
    • (d) “…This subsection shall not be construed to permit a person to carry a concealed handgun on any premises where the person in legal possession or control of the premises has posted a conspicuous notice prohibiting the carrying of a concealed handgun on the premises in accordance with G.S. 14-415.11(c).”
  • HB 937: An Act to Amend State Firearms Laws (ratified July 24, 2013 by Gov. McCrory)
  • Reality Check: Concealed Carry and Gun-Free Zones (Fraboni, 2016, ABC 13 WLOS)

In the News

Resources:

  • Guns in Bars (Everytown for Gun Safety, 2015)
  • Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence – North Carolina (please note that laws are subject to change)
  • Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence: See how North Carolina and other states score

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