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Open carry.

Discussion in 'The Georgia Club' started by wward31, Jul 1, 2010.


  1. wward31

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    NorthJenkins921

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    Is open carry legal in ga if i have a ga. Firearms license?
     
  2. GreyEclipse

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    I lived in Georgia for a number of years...just recently moved.
    Here, take a look at this...

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    Georgia is not a traditional open carry state. However, open carry IS legal with a Georgia permit. It is also worthy of note that you MAY openly carry a firearm without a permit in a motor vehicle.

    http://opencarry.org/ga.html

    But don't take my word for it or the internet for that matter.
    It's best to go and ask your local sheriff. Good luck! :wavey:
     

  3. Adam5

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    Yes, your GFL or GWL (if recently issued) does allow for open or concealed carry.
     
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    http://www.georgiapacking.org/GaCode/?title=16&chapter=11&section=126


    The key words here are highlighted in red. The gun may be concealed, not must or shall be concealed.

    Also bear in mind that GA Senate Bill 308, which was signed by Gov. Purdue last month, takes away the language requiring the use of a holster.
     
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