SB17-006 - Concealed Carry For Military Under Twenty-one Years Of Age

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning allowing certain military personnel who are less than twenty-one years of age to obtain a permit to carry a concealed handgun.

Under current law, an applicant for a concealed handgun permit must satisfy certain criteria, including a requirement that the he or she is at least 21 years of age. The bill amends this requirement to state that the applicant must be either:


  • Twenty-one years of age or older; or
  • Eighteen years of age or older and on active duty in, or honorably discharged from, any branch or reserve branch of the United States military forces, including the National Guard.
    (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


Senate Committees

Latest update: March 22, 2017
03/22/2017 - House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
02/21/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
02/17/2017 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/16/2017 - Senate Second Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/13/2017 - Senate Committee on Judiciary Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole
01/11/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary