Transporting hand guns in New York state

Discussion in 'Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection' started by KellyS, Jul 30, 2010.

  1. KellyS

    KellyS New Member

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    With the recent Supreme Court decision regarding the Chicago gun ban now in effect has there been any change in the NY law prohibiting non residents possessing handguns in NY state?

    It is my understanding that only residents can possess handguns and only with a permit. No reciprocity exists with other states CCW permits.

    I don't expect to carry my gun in NY but would like to have it close by in the trunk. Is this now legal?

    Thanks for your help in advance.
     
  2. gorknoids

    gorknoids New Member

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    Handgun laws vary by county in my homestate of NY, but if I recall my last reading, you can tansport a handgun only if it has been ground to powder and cast into the hood of your vehicle.
     

  3. JonM

    JonM Moderator

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    hasnt been any real changes. democans and republocrats intend to continue ignoring the constitution as they have for the last 45 years.