Florida Gov Scott Signs Accident Gun Display Bill

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Florida Gov Scott Signs Accident Gun Display Bill
Florida Gov Scott Signs Accident Gun Display Bill

People with concealed weapons licenses will no longer face arrest for accidentally letting their guns show.

Gov. Rick Scott on Friday signed a new law (SB 234) decriminalizing such unintended displays. It’s effective immediately.

Those who intentionally openly carry a weapon could still face jail time.

Read more at Miami Herald

 

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Anonymous

About time a law was passed that serves us and not the criminal. It is a step forward so keep it moving florida =)

Vietnam Vet 01

If a person has a permit to carry a gun concealed, they should be able to carry it  open. A person who  has an open weapon may detour crime. Most people are not stupid enough to commit a crime if they see someone is armed.

Polkcityjack

I certainly agree with this.  The “open carry” should be the next law passed