Permitless Carry Bill In Idaho

Discussion in 'Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection' started by CA357, Mar 5, 2011.

  1. CA357

    CA357 New Member Supporter

    Idaho: Permitless Carry Introduced in the Gem State

    Wednesday, February 23, 2011

    As of President’s Day, the Idaho Senate had introduced Senate Bill 1126 and assigned it to the State Affairs Committee. Commonly known as Permitless Carry legislation, this bill would amend the existing concealed carry law to allow law-abiding Idahoans to carry a concealed firearm without the burdensome requirement of acquiring an Idaho carry permit. The approval of this pivotal legislation would bode well for law-abiding citizens of Idaho who wish to protect not only themselves but family and friends alike.

    In Idaho today it is generally legal to carry a firearm openly as long as one is at least 18 years of age and not prohibited from possessing a firearm. However, if the firearm becomes covered with a coat, or if a woman prefers to carry a firearm in her purse, one needs to possess a concealed carry permit. The intent of this legislation is to give honest people the greatest possible freedom to choose the best method of carry for them, based on attire, gender, and/or physical attributes.

    Please contact the members of the Senate State Affairs Committee TODAY and respectfully urge them to support SB 1126!

    Senate State Affairs Committee

    Senator Curt McKenzie (R-12), Chairman
    Phone: (208) 332-1326

    Senator Russell M. Fulcher (R-21), Vice Chairman

    Senator Bart M. Davis (R-33)
    (208) 332-1305

    Senator Brent Hill (R-34)
    (208) 332-1300

    Senator John McGee (R-10)
    (208) 332-1304

    Senator Chuck Winder (R-14)
    (208) 332-1354

    Senator Patti Anne Lodge (R-13)

    Senator Edgar J. Malepeai (D-30)
    (208) 332-1406

    Senator Michelle Stennett (D-25)
    (208) 332-1353

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    IGETEVEN New Member

    Well damn, now I'm really jealous. :eek:

  3. Neophyte1

    Neophyte1 New Member

    Good News

    CA357: Sir, this will make 4 states:) one state at a time:)

    I don't remember the other states haha; :)
  4. DoyleTheDog

    DoyleTheDog New Member

    Utah and Wyoming are two of the others
  5. BillM

    BillM Well-Known Member Supporter

    Arizona, Vermont, Alaska---any others? You sure about Utah?
  6. king1138

    king1138 New Member

    No Utah as far as I know, but Wyoming did pass our "constitutional carry" bill just last week. Effective July 1, any Wyoming resident legal able to own a gun can carry it concealed.