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Nevada Concealed Carry Laws

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Nevada Gun Laws

  Open Carry: Prohibited in public areas
  Duty to Notify Law Enforcement: Only when asked by the officer
  State Parks: Concealed handgun carry lawful by recognized permittees
  Restaurants Serving Alcohol: No specific restriction
  Firearms at Colleges: Schools individually decide the weapons policy.
  Firearms at K-12 Schools: You may not have a firearm (not even in a vehicle) absent written permission from authorities.
  Magazine Capacity Limitations: No restrictions
  Suppressor Ownership: Lawful
  Vehicle Possession by Non-Permitees: Loaded handguns may be carried openly or in the glove compartment or console but may not be concealed upon one's person.
  Firearm Law Uniformity: Uniform throughout the state
  Permit Training Requirements: Applicant must complete a 8 hour course that includes a specific live course of fire.
  Permit Issuing Authority: County sheriff
  May/Shall Issue: Shall Issue
  State Website: http://rccd.nv.gov/FeesForms/Brady/CCW-Permit-Recognition/
  Length of Permit Validity: 5 Years
  Permit Application Process: A completed application for the permit must accompany a set of ten-print fingerprint cards, a full-view color
photograph of the applicant. All fees and costs associated with obtaining a concealed firearms permit are the
responsibility of the applicant and are not refundable.
  Non-Resident Permits: Non-residents may apply but must appear in person.
  Places Off Limits: A permittee shall not carry a concealed firearm while he is on the premises of a public building that is
located on the property of a public airport.
A permittee shall not carry a concealed firearm while he is on the premises of:
(a) A public building that is located on the property of a public school or a child care facility or the
property of the Nevada System of Higher Education, unless the permittee has obtained written
permission to carry a concealed firearm while he is on the premises of the public building
(b) A public building that has a metal detector at each public entrance or a sign posted at each public
entrance indicating that no firearms are allowed in the building, unless the permittee is not prohibited
from carrying a concealed firearm while he is on the premises of the public building
Except as otherwise provided in this section, a person shall not carry or possess while on the
property of the Nevada System of Higher Education, a private or public school or child care facility, or while
in a vehicle of a private or public school or child care facility
  Resident Permit Reciprocity:
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