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Old 11-10-2012, 07:02   #81
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Originally Posted by RussP View Post
Iowa has state preemption, right?

The AG has opined that local jurisdictions may restrict carry in government owned/controlled buildings under their home rule power, right?

Yet, Des Moines has an ordinance totally banning open carry within its city limits?
Sorry for being dumb this morning but what is preemmption?

Second question- yes, I beleive so.

No- open carry is legal statewide. Without a permit- only in unincorporated areas. With a permit- statewide including within city limits.
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