SB 322 : Sheriff Shopping for Concealed Handgun Licenses

Position: Oppose Status: Failed to pass out of Senate Judiciary Committee

Concealed handgun license (CHL) requirements vary among Oregon counties. If a CHL applicant cannot or will not meet the higher standards in one county, the applicant can "shop" for a sheriff with more lax CHL requirements.


January 15, 2019: Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee January 14, 2019 Introduced by Senator Thatcher

Authorizes sheriff of county to issue concealed handgun license to eligible person residing in adjoining county.