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Unformatted text preview: (continued on next page) 18 An amendment to Texas’s CCW law, effective Sept. 1, 2007, allows residents to carry concealed firearms without a permit when they are traveling in a private vehicle, and on their person when traveling to and from their premises and their vehicle. Tex. Penal Code § 46.02. Firearms in vehicles must be hidden from plain view. Id. 207 © Legal Community Against Violence 2008 “May Issue” States (continued from previous page) District of Columbia19 D.C. Code Ann. §§ 22-4502.01 – 22-4506 Hawaii Haw. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 134-9 Iowa Code §§ 724.4, 724.4B, 724.7 – 724.13 Iowa Maryland Md. Code Ann., Pub. Safety §§ 5-301 – 5-314 Massachusetts Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 140, §§ 131, 131C, 131P; ch. 269, § 10 New Jersey N.J. Stat. Ann. §§ 2C:58-3, 2C:58-4, 2C:39-5 N.Y. Penal Law §§ 400.00, 265.01, 265.20 New York Rhode Island R.I. Gen. Laws §§ 11-47-8 – 11-47-18 20 Wyoming Wyo. Stat. Ann. § 6-8-104 No Permit Required Alaska Vermont Alaska Stat. § 11.61.220(a) Vt. Stat. Ann. tit. 13, §§ 4004, 4016 States that Require a Showing of Good Cause for Issuance of a Concealed Weapons Permit Alabama California Delaware District of Columbia Hawaii Iowa Maryland Massachusetts New Jersey New York Rhode Island 19 Note that in 2007, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit struck down the District of Columbia’s strict laws banning most handgun possession in the District, prohibiting the carrying of pistols without a license, and requiring lawfully owned firearms to be kept unloaded and disassembled or bound by a trigger lock or similar device. Parker v. District of Columbia, 478 F.3d 370 (D.C. Cir. 2007). The court held that the laws violate the Second Amendment, interpreting the Amendment to protect an individual right to keep and bear firearms unrelated to service in the militia. The U.S. Supreme Court granted certiorari on the following question: Whether the challenged provisions violate the Second Amendment rights of indi...
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