HR 986 : National Concealed Carry

Position: Oppose Status: In House of Representatives

Amends the federal criminal code to authorize a person who has a permit issued by any state to carry a concealed firearm, to possess or carry a concealed handgun (other than a machine gun or destructive device) in any other state that permits residents to carry a concealed firearm.


The bill has 215 cosponsors and is expected to pass out of the House. It could reach the Senate by June.