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Iowa Becomes 18th State to Allow Residents to Carry Handguns Without Government Permission

Iowa Becomes 18th State to Allow Residents to Carry Handguns Without Government Permission

Iowa just became the 18th state to allow law-abiding residents to carry handguns concealed without a permit. Residents in these “Constitutional Carry” states may purchase and carry handguns without prior government approval, effective on July 1. “Today I signed legislation protecting the Second Amendment rights of Iowa’s law-abiding citizens while still preventing the sale of …