Oregon State Law Summary

Posted on August 27, 2015



Among its gun violence prevention provisions, Oregon:

Oregon also gives law enforcement limited discretion to deny a concealed handgun permit.

Oregon does not, however:

In 2013, Oregon had the 28th highest number of gun deaths per capita among the states. Oregon had the 25th highest rate of crime gun exports among the states in 2009–meaning that crime guns originally sold in Oregon were recovered after being used in crimes in other states at the 25th highest rate among the states.

Oregon Firearms Laws

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