Smith & Wesson Forum

Go Back   Smith & Wesson Forum > >


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-15-2016, 08:53 AM
grover99 grover99 is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Missouri
Posts: 254
Likes: 48
Liked 176 Times in 64 Posts
Default Constitutional carry

Yesterday Missouri passed a Constitutional carry bill over riding the governor's veto. So as of Jan 1 2017 we carry in MO without a permit.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 09-15-2016, 08:54 AM
keith44spl's Avatar
keith44spl keith44spl is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 5,314
Likes: 6,383
Liked 13,520 Times in 2,902 Posts
Default

Good for the folks of the Show Me State



.
__________________
"IN GOD WE TRUST"
Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Like Post:
  #3  
Old 09-15-2016, 09:18 AM
KSDeputy's Avatar
KSDeputy KSDeputy is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 867
Likes: 275
Liked 684 Times in 325 Posts
Default

Join us. We in KS have it.
Reply With Quote
The Following 4 Users Like Post:
  #4  
Old 09-15-2016, 09:39 AM
damienph damienph is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Kansas
Posts: 233
Likes: 816
Liked 246 Times in 100 Posts
Default

The fears of the gun grabbers were unfounded; Kansas did not revert to the Wild West the day after constitutional carry was implemented.

Our Governor has made a few questionable decisions, constitutional carry was not one of them.
Reply With Quote
The Following 4 Users Like Post:
  #5  
Old 09-15-2016, 09:45 AM
dben002's Avatar
dben002 dben002 is online now
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Triad Area North Carolina
Posts: 503
Likes: 342
Liked 503 Times in 215 Posts
Thumbs up



That's a good thing in my opinion.
Hope other states adopt the same.
Especially mine.
__________________
Hipcocked45
Reply With Quote
The Following User Likes This Post:
  #6  
Old 09-15-2016, 09:48 AM
DD357 DD357 is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Morgan Co, IN
Posts: 507
Likes: 326
Liked 327 Times in 191 Posts
Default

Saw that congrats to you.
__________________
K & N S&W revolvers
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 09-15-2016, 10:44 AM
Model520Fan Model520Fan is offline
US Veteran
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: MA
Posts: 5,065
Likes: 2,551
Liked 2,274 Times in 1,153 Posts
Default

Congratulations to the legislature and citizens of Missouri.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Likes This Post:
  #8  
Old 09-15-2016, 11:13 AM
Muss Muggins's Avatar
Muss Muggins Muss Muggins is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: southeast Missouri
Posts: 6,606
Likes: 2,199
Liked 7,503 Times in 2,783 Posts
Default

Lots of other good things in this bill as well, including Stand Your Ground expansion and lifetime CCW permits . . .
__________________
Wisdom comes thru fear . . .
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 09-15-2016, 11:49 AM
elm_creek_smith's Avatar
elm_creek_smith elm_creek_smith is offline
US Veteran
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Indian Territory
Posts: 1,415
Likes: 909
Liked 1,168 Times in 515 Posts
Default

The most overridden governor ever extends his lead...
__________________
CPT, Armor (Ret)
Luke 22:36
Reply With Quote
The Following 6 Users Like Post:
  #10  
Old 09-15-2016, 08:59 PM
snubbyfan's Avatar
snubbyfan snubbyfan is online now
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: WVa East Panhandle
Posts: 20,170
Likes: 54,162
Liked 53,236 Times in 11,905 Posts
Default

Congratulations!
We have it here in West Virginia too.
However, we still need to get permits for reciprocity with VA.
__________________
Keep on Chooglin'
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 09-15-2016, 09:48 PM
Whitwabit Whitwabit is offline
US Veteran
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Central Illinois
Posts: 1,424
Likes: 596
Liked 1,002 Times in 530 Posts
Default

Is that residents only or anyone in the state that is allowed by law to own a gun ?? Other words .. can a visitor to your great state carry concealed with out a permit from another state ??
Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Like Post:
  #12  
Old 09-15-2016, 10:02 PM
JK-linux JK-linux is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Aug 2016
Location: The North Star State
Posts: 166
Likes: 71
Liked 201 Times in 83 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Whitwabit View Post
Is that residents only or anyone in the state that is allowed by law to own a gun ?? Other words .. can a visitor to your great state carry concealed with out a permit from another state ??
Good question. I'd like to know as well.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Likes This Post:
  #13  
Old 09-15-2016, 10:14 PM
poordevil poordevil is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Yuma
Posts: 726
Likes: 141
Liked 378 Times in 226 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by grover99 View Post
Yesterday Missouri passed a Constitutional carry bill over riding the governor's veto. So as of Jan 1 2017 we carry in MO without a permit.
Yea! Yea!! Yea!!!
__________________
A Snider squibbed n the Jungle
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 09-15-2016, 10:20 PM
JohnRoc65 JohnRoc65 is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Jun 2016
Posts: 30
Likes: 70
Liked 11 Times in 10 Posts
Default

Still hoping they do this here in Michigan. It was proposed in a Bill to the legislature last February and haven't heard a word about it since.

Maybe they're waiting until after November. Not sure.
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 09-15-2016, 11:10 PM
Yiogo's Avatar
Yiogo Yiogo is offline
US Veteran
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 199
Likes: 30
Liked 63 Times in 42 Posts
Default

I am happy for the people of MO. Nice!
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 09-16-2016, 12:11 AM
Ransom's Avatar
Ransom Ransom is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Missouri
Posts: 482
Likes: 562
Liked 262 Times in 126 Posts
Default

From what I've read permits will still be required to carry in many places, such as St. Louis County. Does that still count as "Constitutional carry"?
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 09-16-2016, 12:55 AM
AimHigher AimHigher is offline
US Veteran
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 101
Likes: 24
Liked 67 Times in 37 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ransom View Post
From what I've read permits will still be required to carry in many places, such as St. Louis County. Does that still count as "Constitutional carry"?
Sounds like the places you may need the law the most, the law doesn't apply?
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 09-16-2016, 01:14 AM
G.T. Smith's Avatar
G.T. Smith G.T. Smith is offline
US Veteran
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: south central missouri
Posts: 2,377
Likes: 971
Liked 2,149 Times in 628 Posts
Default

I'm not surprised since I done and went and paid all that money for the training and the paperwork and gas and beer to get mine. I guess it will come in handy though when I travel to other states. What all is involved in getting a lifetime permit? Do you know Muss? That sounds like a good deal to me.
Peace,
Gordon
__________________
better have that checked
Reply With Quote
The Following User Likes This Post:
  #19  
Old 09-16-2016, 06:56 AM
frontierman frontierman is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: May 2016
Posts: 15
Likes: 5
Liked 8 Times in 3 Posts
Default

We have a bill for it here in Pa to. Hoping it gets passed soon to.
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 09-16-2016, 06:58 AM
Ransom's Avatar
Ransom Ransom is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Missouri
Posts: 482
Likes: 562
Liked 262 Times in 126 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by G.T. Smith View Post
I'm not surprised since I done and went and paid all that money for the training and the paperwork and gas and beer to get mine. I guess it will come in handy though when I travel to other states. What all is involved in getting a lifetime permit? Do you know Muss? That sounds like a good deal to me.
Peace,
Gordon
Lifetime permit costs $500 and is valid only in Missouri.
Reply With Quote
  #21  
Old 09-16-2016, 07:45 AM
walkin' trails walkin' trails is online now
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 1,051
Likes: 1,282
Liked 444 Times in 245 Posts
Default

I love it when the left, despite alleged polls in their favor, get overturned. Still a good idea to have a permit for those occasions when one may travel to reciprocal states. And training should be a responsibility for everyone.
Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 09-16-2016, 10:21 AM
jack the toad jack the toad is online now
SWCA Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Oklahoma
Posts: 3,090
Likes: 534
Liked 1,682 Times in 957 Posts
Default

Congrats to MO.
Hopefully Okla. will soon get on board with some form of CC.
Reply With Quote
  #23  
Old 09-16-2016, 02:03 PM
cmort666's Avatar
cmort666 cmort666 is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Rocky River, OH, USA
Posts: 8,581
Likes: 816
Liked 7,168 Times in 2,966 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by damienph View Post
The fears of the gun grabbers were unfounded; Kansas did not revert to the Wild West the day after constitutional carry was implemented.
There never IS any "Wild West". It's just their endlessly repeated infantile lie.
Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Like Post:
  #24  
Old 09-16-2016, 04:36 PM
Whitwabit Whitwabit is offline
US Veteran
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Central Illinois
Posts: 1,424
Likes: 596
Liked 1,002 Times in 530 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by cmort666 View Post
There never IS any "Wild West". It's just their endlessly repeated infantile lie.

I still hear comments like that from anti gun people I'm acquainted with .. it never ceases to amuse me .. I just ask where the last street gun fight between two conceal carry people was at and they start stammering ..
Reply With Quote
  #25  
Old 09-16-2016, 05:01 PM
Smoke's Avatar
Smoke Smoke is offline
US Veteran
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Colorado
Posts: 3,558
Likes: 1,601
Liked 3,918 Times in 1,581 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Whitwabit View Post
I still hear comments like that from anti gun people I'm acquainted with .. it never ceases to amuse me .. I just ask where the last street gun fight between two conceal carry people was at and they start stammering ..


2 Concealed Carry Holders Kill Each Other In Road Rage Incident | Huffington Post

It was in Michigan.
__________________
Read More Post Less
Reply With Quote
  #26  
Old 09-17-2016, 12:19 PM
two-bit cowboy's Avatar
two-bit cowboy two-bit cowboy is offline
US Veteran
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: 7,880' in Wyo.
Posts: 995
Likes: 2,915
Liked 1,771 Times in 583 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Smoke View Post
Two more nominees for the Darwin Award.

Kudos to the Missouri legislators. I reckon they Showed 'em.
__________________
7-stud. Nothinís wild. Cut?
Reply With Quote
  #27  
Old 09-17-2016, 12:30 PM
cmort666's Avatar
cmort666 cmort666 is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Rocky River, OH, USA
Posts: 8,581
Likes: 816
Liked 7,168 Times in 2,966 Posts
Default

I went to college in Fulton in the '70s.

Good for Missouri.

Missouri is always on my list of possible places for a job.

This only reinforces that.
Reply With Quote
  #28  
Old 09-17-2016, 01:32 PM
ChattanoogaPhil's Avatar
ChattanoogaPhil ChattanoogaPhil is offline
Moderator
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 13,347
Likes: 6,214
Liked 16,356 Times in 4,953 Posts
Default

The "Show Me" state has certainly shown the correct path for other states to follow. Well done!

With Missouri, is that now 9 or 10 Constitutional Carry states?
Reply With Quote
  #29  
Old 09-17-2016, 03:18 PM
GaryS GaryS is online now
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: MA
Posts: 5,974
Likes: 3,783
Liked 7,108 Times in 2,927 Posts
Default

And article I saw said 11, although a couple are "sort of". From gunlaws.com,

Vermont has had Constitutional Carry since the nation's founding in 1791 -- they never enacted any law banning the right to discreetly bear arms.

Montana enacted Constitutional Carry in 1991, for all areas
outside city limits (99.4% of the state), and is working on the rest.

Alaska enacted Constitutional Carry in 2003.

Texas enacted Constitutional Carry "light" in 2007.
as the "Motorist Protection Act," freeing people to carry in their vehicles, and to and from their vehicles and their homes, land or business.


Arizona got full Constitutional Carry in 2010,
and the sky has not fallen, despite desperate fears to the contrary.

Wyoming enacted Constitutional Carry for residents in 2011.

Arkansas passed HB1700 (Act 746) on August 16, 2013 to get Constitutional Carry.

Kansas pushed Constitutional Carry through with widespread support in 2015.

West Virginia had to override the Governor's veto to pass the law in early March 2016.

Idaho pushed it through and got it signed later in March 2016.

Mississippi succeeded in enacting Constitutional Carry in April 2016.

I don't count Texas and Wyoming is for residents only. It's amazing how many states have enacted it over the last 7 1/2 or so years.

Quote:
Originally Posted by ChattanoogaPhil View Post
The "Show Me" state has certainly shown the correct path for other states to follow. Well done!

With Missouri, is that now 9 or 10 Constitutional Carry states?
__________________
Can open, worms everywhere.
Reply With Quote
  #30  
Old 09-17-2016, 09:13 PM
garddogg56's Avatar
garddogg56 garddogg56 is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Maine
Posts: 370
Likes: 550
Liked 347 Times in 160 Posts
Default

The grand state of Maine also
Reply With Quote
  #31  
Old 09-17-2016, 10:32 PM
Auto Mag's Avatar
Auto Mag Auto Mag is offline
Member
Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry Constitutional carry  
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: Pacific North West
Posts: 66
Likes: 115
Liked 147 Times in 32 Posts
Default

Yep... Idaho checking in!
__________________
I'm too windy for 30 chrctrs!
Reply With Quote
  #32  
Old 09-17-2016, 11:23 PM
jtmo3 jtmo3 is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 88
Likes: 0
Liked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Default

I live in missouri and I thought I read that after the veto, the law becomes effective 30 days from the over ride. Either way, glad to see the governor overridden. He's been the most over ridden for a reason. I hope more states take this route. It's sad that we have to fight for a right like this.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New Hampshire Constitutional Carry AlHunt Concealed Carry & Self Defense 8 06-01-2016 06:13 AM
Constitutional Carry Damn Yankee Concealed Carry & Self Defense 29 12-17-2015 07:37 PM
NH pushes Constitutional Carry ladder13 Concealed Carry & Self Defense 16 04-29-2015 08:50 PM
Kansas IS Constitutional Carry ladder13 Concealed Carry & Self Defense 24 04-19-2015 02:21 PM
AZ signs constitutional carry into law canoesmith 2nd Amendment Forum 5 04-29-2010 12:48 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
smith-wessonforum.com tested by Norton Internet Security smith-wessonforum.com tested by McAfee Internet Security

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:00 PM.


© S-W Forum, LLC 2000-2015
Smith-WessonForum.com is not affiliated with Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC)