12/05/2008

Department of the Interior announces that concealed handgun permits allowed in national parks

The Department of the Interior statement can be found here.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Fish and Wildlife and Parks Lyle Laverty today announced that the Department of the Interior has finalized updated regulations governing the possession of firearms in national parks and wildlife refuges. The final rule, which updates existing regulations, would allow an individual to carry a concealed weapon in national parks and wildlife refuges if, and only if, the individual is authorized to carry a concealed weapon under state law in the state in which the national park or refuge is located. The update has been submitted to the Federal Register for publication and is available to the public on www.doi.gov. . . .

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Blogger The Right Guy said...

That'll last about 6 weeks.

12/06/2008 10:14 AM  

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