13 Pages Posted: 28 Dec 2016 Last revised: 21 Jan 2017
Date Written: December 27, 2016
Congress is considering passage of national concealed carry legislation requiring all states to recognize concealed weapon licenses issued by any state, rather like the way that every state recognizes driver’s licenses issued by another state. Are there any constitutional problems with such legislation? What practical problems might result? This paper seeks to answer those questions.
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Cramer, Clayton E., Congressional Authority to Pass Concealed Carry Reciprocity Legislation (December 27, 2016). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2890681 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2890681