Frquently Asked Questions about Gun Laws in Connecticut
Generally Connecticut is very restrictive concerning guns.
As of May 20,2013.
Can I carry a hand gun openly?
Pistols may be carried openly in Connecticut. A permit to carry a handguns applies to concealed or open carry.
Do I need a permit to purhase a hand gun?
A permit is required to purchase a hand gun and safety training and background check are required.
Is a permit required to carry a concealed weapon?
Yes and are issued to any one meeting the requirements. Local authorities have no discretion in the matter.
Do I have to register my firearm?
Do I need a license to own a gun?
No you do not.
Are assault weapons banned?
In Connecticut assualt weapons are restricted.
What about NFA weapons?
NFA&apo;s are restricted by Connecticut law.
Remember, a child can never be trusted alone with a gun.