Maryland Gun Laws

(Updated: December 8, 2019)

Overview Of Maryland Concealed Carry Laws

Issuing Status:May Issue
Inform Law Enforcement:No
Honors Other States Permits:No
Issues Non Resident Permits:Yes
Prohibited Locations:
  • Public school property
  • Within 1000 feet of public demonstrations (once told by law enforcement)
  • Senate/ House chambers
  • General Assembly offices
  • Offices of General Assembly/ Senate/ House committees
  • Chesapeake Forest Lands
  • Community adult rehabilitation centers
*No Guns* Signs Force Of Law:
Store In Vehicle:
Allowed In State Parks:No
Allowed In National Parks:
Allowed In Game Management Units:
Allowed In Wildlife Management Areas:
Allowed At Road Rest Areas:Yes
Allowed In Restaurants Where Alcohol Served:Yes
States Honoring Maryland PermitAlaska, Alabama, Arizona, Iowa, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Montana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Wisconsin
Open Carry Allowed:No


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