GUN PERMITS/CONFIDENTIALITY (NEW).

View NCGA Bill Details2013-2014 Session
House Bill 17 (Public) Filed Wednesday, January 30, 2013
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF INFORMATION REGARDING CONCEALED HANDGUN PERMITS AND PISTOL PURCHASE PERMITS.
Intro. by Burr, Hager, Hollo, J. Bell.

Status: Judiciary I (Senate Action) (Mar 27 2013)

SOG comments (1):

Bill title change

House committee substitute to the 1st edition changed the title of the bill. The original title was A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO ALLOW PERSONS WITH CONCEALED HANDGUN PERMITS TO POSSESS HANDGUNS IN RESTAURANTS AND EATING ESTABLISHMENTS IF NOT PROHIBITED BY THE POSTING OF A NOTICE PROHIBITING POSSESSION ON THE PREMISES AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF INFORMATION REGARDING CONCEALED HANDGUN PERMITS AND PISTOL PURCHASE PERMITS.

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Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: Mar 26 2013 - More information

    House amendment to the 2nd edition makes the following changes. Amends GS 14-415.17(c) to require that the State Bureau of Investigation also make the list of concealed handgun permit holders and the information collected by the sheriff in processing the permit application available to clerks of courts.


  • Summary date: Mar 20 2013 - More information

    House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. Deletes proposed GS 14-269.3(b), which would have allowed a person with a valid concealed handgun permit to possess a handgun in a restaurant as defined in GS 18B-1000(6) or an eating establishment as defined in GS 18B-1000(2) unless the person in legal possession or control of the premises has posted a conspicuous notice prohibiting the carrying of a concealed handgun on the premises in accordance with GS 14-415.11(c). Makes conforming change to the title.


  • Summary date: Jan 30 2013 - More information

    Amends GS 14-269.3(b) to allow a person with a valid concealed handgun permit to possess a handgun in a restaurant as defined in GS 18B-1000(6) or an eating establishment as defined in GS 18B-1000(2) unless the person in legal possession or control of the premises has posted a conspicuous notice prohibiting the carrying of a concealed handgun on the premises in accordance with GS 14-415.11(c).

    Amends GS 14-415.17 to prescribe that a sheriff maintain as confidential (1)the list of persons who are issued a gun permit, and (2) the information collected by the sheriff to process an application for a gun permit. However, maintains requirements that the sheriff make the list of permit holders and their permit information available upon request to all state and local law enforcement officials. Declares that the permit information and the list of permit holders is not a public record under GS 132-1.

    Directs the State Bureau of Investigation to make the list of permit holders and the information collected by the sheriff to process an application available to law enforcement officers statewide, but eliminates any requirement to shareinformationwith clerks of courton astatewide system.

    Makes conforming changes to GS 14-405.

    Amends GS 14-406 torequire that a dealer of pistols and other weapons is to keep records of sales confidential and that such records are not a public record under GS 132-1; however, requires the dealer to makethe records available upon request to all state and local law enforcement agencies.

    EffectiveDecember 1, 2013.


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