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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

1.     Where can I get an application?

2.     What training is required to qualify for an Oklahoma SDA license?

3.     What will exempt me from the Oklahoma SDA training requirement?

4.     How much does it cost to get a license?

5.     Can I get my money back if it’s not approved?

6.     How long is my license good for?

7.     Do I have to have an Oklahoma Driver License or state issued I.D. card?

8.     What if I’ve been arrested?

9.     Will a DUI or public intoxication arrest prevent me from getting a license?

10.   What is considered domestic abuse in the state of Oklahoma?

11.   Will an arrest for assault and battery prevent me from getting my license?

12.   If I have a pardon for a felony conviction, can I get a license?

13.   What if I have an active warrant?

14.   What if I get arrested after I get my license?

15.   What if I’ve had a protective order filed against me?

16.   What if I’ve had mental health treatment?

17.   How will drug use affect my eligibility?

18.   Can I carry in Oklahoma if I have a license from another state?

19.   Can I carry in other states if I have an SDA license from Oklahoma?

20.   What do I do if my license is lost or stolen?

21.   How do I change my name and/or address on my license?

22.   Once I submit my application, when should I expect to receive my license?

23.   I have moved out of state.Is my permit still valid?

24.   How long do I have to live in Oklahoma before I am eligible for a license?

25.   Can I transfer my out of state license to Oklahoma?

26.   Are non-residents allowed to have an Oklahoma SDA license?

27.   Can military personnel stationed in Oklahoma get an Oklahoma SDA license?

28.   If I am married to someone with permanent military orders in Oklahoma, do I have to have an Oklahoma Driver’s License or state issued I.D. to get an Oklahoma SDA license?

29.   Do I have to be a U.S. citizen?

30.  What counts as acceptable proof of citizenship if I was born outside of the United States?

31.   What if my application is denied?

32.   How do I get my license reinstated after suspension?

33.   Do I have to register my handgun with the state?

34.   How do I renew my license?

35.   When can I renew my license?

36.   Do I have to take additional training in order to renew my license?

37.   How do I become an instructor?

38.   Are there places I can’t carry my gun?

39.   Can I check the status of my spouse’s application?

40.   Can I find out if someone has a license?

41.   What should I do if my fingerprints get rejected?

42.   My license has expired.  Can I still carry my handgun?
43.   If I get notice that my license is being suspended or revoked, what do I do?

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

1.       Where can I get an application?

 

You can apply online!  Applications are also available at all county sheriffs’ offices in Oklahoma, by contacting the OSBI or on this website.

 

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2.       What training is required to qualify for an Oklahoma SDA license?

 

You must successfully complete a firearms safety and training course from a certified SDA firearms instructor and demonstrate competency and qualification with a pistol authorized for carry by the Oklahoma Self‑Defense Act.You will submit the original certificate of training with your application for a handgun license.No duplicate, copy, facsimile or other reproduction of the certificate of training or exemption from training shall be acceptable as proof of training.

 

If you are exempt from the training requirements, you must show the required proof to an SDA firearms instructor to receive an exemption certificate.The original exemption certificate must be submitted with your application.

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3.       What will exempt me from the Oklahoma SDA training requirement?

The following individuals may be exempt from all or part of the required training and qualification course:

1.       A firearms instructor registered with the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation for purposes of the Oklahoma Self‑Defense Act;

2.       An active duty law enforcement officer of this state or any of its political subdivisions or of the federal government;

3.       A retired law enforcement officer authorized by this state pursuant to Section 1289.8 of this title to carry a firearm;

4.       A CLEET-certified armed security officer, armed guard, correctional officer, or any other person having a CLEET certification to carry a firearm in the course of their employment;

5.       A person on active military duty, National Guard duty or regular military reserve duty who is a legal resident of this state and who is trained and qualified in the use of handguns;

6.       A person honorably discharged from active military duty, National Guard duty or military reserves within twenty (20) years preceding the date of the application for a handgun license pursuant to the provisions of the Oklahoma Self‑Defense Act, who is a legal resident of this state, and who has been trained and qualified in the use of handguns;

7.       A person retired as a peace officer in good standing from a law enforcement agency located in another state, who is a legal resident of this state, and who has received training equivalent to the training required for CLEET certification in this state; and 

8.       Any person who is otherwise deemed qualified for a training exemption by CLEET.

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4.       How much does it cost to get a license?

1st time applicants and expired renewals (over 3 years since license expiration) are $100 for a 5-year license and $200 for a 10-year license.

Renewals are $85 for a 5-year license and $170 for a 10-year license.

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5.       Can I get my money back if it’s not approved?

The processing fee is nonrefundable in the event of a denial of a handgun license or any suspension or revocation subsequent to the issuance of a license.

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6.       How long is my license good for?

5 or 10 years

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7.       Do I have to have an Oklahoma Driver License or state issued I.D. card?

You must have a valid Oklahoma driver license or state photo identification card, or have permanent military orders within this state and possesses a valid driver license from another state where you claim residency.

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8.       What if I’ve been arrested?

The Self-Defense Act prohibits individuals with pending charges and/or convictions for certain offenses from having a license.In addition to felony offenses, the following misdemeanor offenses are specifically listed in statute:

        a.            assault and battery, which caused serious physical injury to the victim, or any second or subsequent assault and battery conviction;
         b.           aggravated assault and battery;
         c.            stalking;
         d.           a violation relating to the Protection from Domestic Abuse Act, or any violation of a victim protection order of another state;
         e.           any conviction relating to illegal drug use or possession; or
         f.            an act of domestic abuse or domestic assault and battery.

 

In addition, you are ineligible if you have two or more convictions for public intoxication until 3 years from the date of the completion of the last sentence.

 

You are also ineligible for 3 years from the date of the completion of the last sentence if you have 2 or more convictions for Driving Under the Influence and/or Intoxication unless you provide a certified statement from a licensed physician stating that you are not in need of substance abuse treatment.

You can also be denied if you have significant character defects evidenced by a misdemeanor criminal record indicating habitual criminal activity.

Finally, anyone who has a warrant out for their arrest including bench warrants for failure to appear or failure to pay on any offense (felony, misdemeanor, traffic) are ineligible to possess a pistol due to the laws of the United States Code, and are therefore ineligible to receive a handgun license in Oklahoma.

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9.       Will a DUI or public intoxication arrest prevent me from getting a license? 

 

You are ineligible if you have two or more convictions for public intoxication until 3 years from the date of the completion of the last sentence.

 

You are also ineligible for 3 years from the date of the completion of the last sentence if you have 2 or more convictions for Driving under the Influence and/or Intoxication unless you provide a certified statement from a licensed physician stating that you are not in need of substance abuse treatment.

 

A single conviction is not preclusive.If the sentence of your most recent conviction is over 3 years old, you are not precluded. Please note that this is for misdemeanors only.A felony conviction is a permanent preclusion.

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10.   What is considered domestic abuse in the state of Oklahoma?

Title 21 O.S. §644 (C) says “Any person who commits any assault and battery against a current or former spouse, a present spouse of a former spouse, parents, a foster parent, a child, a person otherwise related by blood or marriage, a person with whom the defendant is in a dating relationship, an individual with whom the defendant has had a child, a person who formerly lived in the same household as the defendant, or a person living in the same household as the defendant shall be guilty of domestic abuse.”

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11.   Will an arrest for assault and battery prevent me from getting my license?

You will be denied a license if you have a pending charge, deferred sentence or deferred prosecution up until 3 years after final determination of the matter for 

a second or subsequent misdemeanor assault and battery;

 

misdemeanor assault and battery which caused serious physical injury to the victim;

 

misdemeanor aggravated assault and battery;

 

misdemeanor domestic assault and battery including assault and battery against a current or former spouse, a present spouse of a former spouse, parents, a foster parent, a child, a person otherwise related by blood or marriage, a person you are dating, an individual with whom you have a child, a person who formerly lived in the same household with you, or a person living in the same household as you;  and/or

 

felony assault and battery.

 

Conviction for any of the assault and battery offenses listed above is a permanent preclusion.

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12.   If I have a pardon for a felony conviction, can I get a license?

If you are pardoned for non-violent felony offenses you are eligible for a license if no other preclusion is present. Pursuant to Title 57 Oklahoma Statutes § 571 (2) "Nonviolent offense" means any felony offense except the following, or any attempts to commit or conspiracy or solicitation to commit the following crimes:

a. assault, battery, or assault and battery with a dangerous or deadly weapon;

b. aggravated assault and battery on a police officer, sheriff, highway patrolman, or any other officer of the law;

c. poisoning with intent to kill;

d. shooting with intent to kill;

e. assault with intent to kill;

f. assault with intent to commit a felony;

g. assaults while masked or disguised;

h. murder in the first degree;

i. murder in the second degree;

j. manslaughter in the first degree;

k. manslaughter in the second degree;

l. kidnapping;

m. burglary in the first degree;

n. burglary with explosives;

o. kidnapping for extortion;

p. maiming;

q. robbery;

r. robbery in the first degree;

s. robbery in the second degree;

t. armed robbery;

u. robbery by two (2) or more persons;

v. robbery with dangerous weapon or imitation firearm;

w. child abuse;

x. wiring any equipment, vehicle or structure with explosives;

y. forcible sodomy;

z. rape in the first degree;

aa. rape in the second degree;

bb. rape by instrumentation;

cc. lewd or indecent proposition or lewd or indecent act with a child;

dd. use of a firearm or offensive weapon to commit or attempt to commit a felony;

ee. pointing firearms;

ff. rioting;

gg. inciting to riot;

hh. arson in the first degree;

ii. injuring or burning public buildings;

jj. sabotage;

kk. criminal syndicalism;

ll. extortion;

mm. obtaining signature by extortion;

nn. seizure of a bus, discharging firearm or hurling missile at bus;

oo. mistreatment of a mental patient; or

pp. using a vehicle to facilitate the discharge of a weapon pursuant to Section 652 of Title 21 of the Oklahoma Statutes.

 

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13.   What if I have an active warrant?

If you have a warrant out for your arrest including bench warrants for failure to appear or failure to pay on any offense (felony, misdemeanor, traffic ), you are deemed a “fugitive from justice” and are therefore ineligible to possess a pistol due to the laws of the United States Code.This would then make you ineligible to receive a handgun license pursuant to the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act.

 

14.   What if I get arrested after I get my license?

The Self-Defense Act prohibits individuals with arrests/pending charges for felony offenses and the following misdemeanor offenses from eligibility:

a. assault and battery, which caused serious physical injury to the victim, or any second or subsequent assault and battery conviction;

b. aggravated assault and battery;

c.  stalking;

d. violation relating to the Protection from Domestic Abuse Act,or any violation of a victim protection order of another state;

e. any conviction relating to illegal drug use or possession; or

f. an act of domestic abuse or domestic assault and battery.

 

OSBI will initiate suspension proceedings upon being made aware of arrests for any of the offenses listed above.OSBI will also take similar action if a 2nd or subsequent conviction for public intoxication is brought to our attention.  A second or subsequent DUI and/ or intoxication conviction will require a doctor’s statement that the individual is not in need of substance abuse treatment.If no certifying statement is provided, the license will be suspended until 3 years from the date of the completion of the last sentence.

 

If convicted of a felony or any of the misdemeanors listed in a thru f above, OSBI will pursue a revocation of SDA license.

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15.   What if I’ve had a protective order filed against me?

If you are currently subject to a permanent victim’s protective order authorized by the Protection from Domestic Abuse Act, you are ineligible for an SDA license.The preclusive period is 3 years from the date of the entry of the final court order, or 60 days from the date the order was vacated, canceled or withdrawn;

Regardless of the date of issue, your license will be denied because you are federally ineligible to possess a firearm if you are currently subject to a court order that— 

(A) was issued after a hearing for which you received actual notice, and had an opportunity to participate; 

(B) restrains you from harassing, stalking, or threatening an intimate partner of or child of such intimate partner or person, or engaging in other conduct that would place an intimate partner in reasonable fear of bodily injury to the partner or child; and 

(C)      (i) includes a finding you represent a credible threat to the physical safety of such intimate partner or child; or 

(ii) by its terms explicitly prohibits the use, attempted use, or threatened use of physical force against such intimate partner or child that would reasonably be expected to cause bodily injury;

 

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16.   What if I’ve had mental health treatment?

You are not eligible for an SDA license if you are currently undergoing or in the last 3 years undergone treatment for a mental illness, condition, or disorder.For purposes of this paragraph, "currently undergoing treatment for a mental illness, condition, or disorder" means the person has been diagnosed by a licensed physician as being afflicted with a substantial disorder of thought, mood, perception, psychological orientation, or memory that significantly impairs judgment, behavior, capacity to recognize reality, or ability to meet the ordinary demands of life.  The preclusive period is 3 years from the last date of treatment or until you can present a certified statement from a licensed physician stating that you are either no longer disabled by any mental or psychiatric illness, condition, or disorder or that you have been stabilized on medication for ten (10) years or more.

You will also be denied for attempted suicide or other condition relating to or indicating mental instability or an unsound mind which occurred within the preceding ten-year period.

Involuntary commitment for a mental illness, condition, or disorder and adjudication as an incompetent person are permanent preclusions as well.

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17.   How will drug use affect my eligibility?

Inpatient treatment for substance abuse is preclusive for three (3) years from the last date of treatment unless you present of a certified statement from a licensed physician stating that you have been free from substance use for twelve (12) months or more preceding the filing of an application for a handgun license.

 

A misdemeanor conviction relating to illegal drug use or possession is a permanent preclusion. A pending charge or deferred sentence or deferred prosecution will result in denial of your license application for 3 years from the final determination of the matter.

 

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18.   Can I carry in Oklahoma if I have a license from another state?

Oklahoma recognizes any valid concealed or unconcealed carry weapons permit or license issued by another state.

If you are from a state that allows you to carry a handgun but does not issue permits or licenses, Oklahoma reciprocates under the permitting law of your state.

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19.   Can I carry in other states if I have an SDA license from Oklahoma?

Each state regulates firearms law differently and there is no obligation for one state to honor the handgun license or permit of another; therefore, we suggest that you verify with the state in question before traveling.Information to assist in this effort is on the reciprocity page of OSBI’s website.

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20.   What do I do if my license is lost or stolen?

If your license is lost or stolen, submit a notarized statement requesting replacement of the lost or stolen license or use the CHANGE OF INFORMATION / REPLACEMENT LICENSE REQUEST FORM.The license replacement fee is $15.

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21.   How do I change my name and/or address on my license?

Submit a notarized statement with the update name and/or address or use the CHANGE OF INFORMATION / REPLACEMENT LICENSE REQUEST FORM.If you wish to have a replacement license with the updated name or address, the fee is $15.

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22.   Once I submit my application, when should I expect to receive my license?

If there are no exceptions, the OSBI will issue your license or deny the application within 60 days of receipt of the completed application and the required information from the sheriff.If exceptions are present, the OSBI will issue or deny within 90 days of receipt. Please note that the completed application includes answers to all questions on the application, a legible set of fingerprint cards, all required documents and any information requested in order to make an eligibility determination.

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23.   I have moved out of state.Is my permit still valid?

No, in order to retain eligibility for an SDA permit, you must have residency in Oklahoma.For purposes of the Oklahoma Self‑Defense Act, the term residency shall apply to any person who either possesses a valid Oklahoma driver license or state photo identification card, and physically maintains a residence in this state or has permanent military orders within this state and possesses a valid driver license from another state where such person claims residency.

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24.   How long do I have to live in Oklahoma before I am eligible for a license?

In order to be eligible for an SDA license you must, establish a residency in the State of Oklahoma. For purposes of the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act, the term "residency" shall apply to any person who either possesses a valid Oklahoma driver license or state photo identification card, and physically maintains a residence in this state or has permanent military orders within this state and possesses a valid driver license from another state where such person claims residency. There is no specific time requirement before you are eligible.

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25.   Can I transfer my out of state license to Oklahoma?

No.  Oklahoma does not allow for the transfer of a license; however, Oklahoma will honor a license issued by another state if it is still valid under the laws of that state.

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26.   Are non-residents allowed to have an Oklahoma SDA license?

No.  In order to be eligible for an SDA license you must be a resident of Oklahoma. For purposes of the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act, the term resident is anyone who either possesses a valid Oklahoma driver license or state photo identification card, and physically maintains a residence in this state, or has permanent military orders within this state and possesses a valid driver license from another state where residency is claimed.

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27.   Can military personnel stationed in Oklahoma get an Oklahoma SDA license?

Yes, for purposes of the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act, the term "residency" applies if you have permanent military orders within this state and possess a valid driver license from another state where you claim residency.

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28.   If I am married to someone with permanent military orders in Oklahoma, do I have to have an Oklahoma Driver’s License or state issued I.D. to get an Oklahoma SDA license?

Yes, in order to be eligible for an Oklahoma SDA license, you must establish a residency in the State of Oklahoma. For purposes of the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act, the term "residency" shall apply to any person who either possesses a valid Oklahoma driver license or state photo identification card, and physically maintains a residence in this state or has permanent military orders within this state and possesses a valid driver license from another state where such person claims residency. There is no spousal exception to the Oklahoma driver license or state issued I.D. requirement.

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29.   Do I have to be a U.S. citizen?

Yes, you must be a citizen of the United States.

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30.   What counts as acceptable proof of citizenship if I was born outside of the United States?

If born outside of the United States or its protectorates, you must provide proof of citizenship.Such proof includes copies of any of the following:

-- U.S. Passport

-- Consular report of birth abroad

-- U.S. Certificate of Naturalization

-- Certificate of U.S. Citizenship

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31.   What if my application is denied?

If denial of the application was due to failure to complete the process or failure to provide proof of training, you may supply the missing documents within 60 days and the OSBI will re-open your application.

If you are denied for those statutory provisions that have a time element, you must wait until the appropriate amount of time has elapsed before reapplying. For instance, if you are serving a deferred sentence for a felony offense, you must wait 3 years until final determination of the matter.

If denial was based on a condition that has since changed, you may reapply. For instance, if you were previously living with a felon or adjudicated delinquent and that is no longer the case, you may reapply.

Failure to “comply in good faith” and “significant character defects… as evidenced by a misdemeanor criminal record indicating habitual criminal activity” are considered permanent preclusions unless a hearing officer overturns the basis for denial at an appeal hearing. 

You must notify the OSBI in writing (by letter, email, or fax) within 60 days of OSBI's mailing the denial notification if you intend to appeal the denial of your SDA application.

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32.   How do I get my license reinstated after suspension?

Send in a written request for reinstatement including a certified copy of any court documents showing the basis for suspension is no longer in effect.If a fine was assessed, make sure to submit payment if you have not already done so.

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33.   Do I have to register my handgun with the state?

No, Oklahoma does not require handgun registration.

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34.   How do I renew my license?

If your license will expire in the next 90 days or has expired no more than 3 years ago, you can apply online.  Photos can be uploaded and credit card payments can be made online as well.  Otherwise, you may take or mail your completed application, required fee and 2 passport style photos to:

Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation
Self-Defense Act Licensing Unit
6600 North Harvey Place
Oklahoma City, OK 73116

Please visit http://www.ok.gov/osbi/Handgun_Licensing/How_to_renew_your_license..html for complete instructions.

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35.   When can I renew my license?

SDA licenses can be renewed 90 days prior to expiration.You can re-apply as a renewal if your license expired no more than 3 years ago.If it has been over 3 years, you will be an “expired renewal.”  As an expired renewal, you  must process through the sheriff’s office in your county of residence, resubmit fingerprint cards and pay the fee as would a new applicant.

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36.   Do I have to take additional training in order to renew my license?

No, no additional training is required.

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37.   How do I become an instructor?

You must attend a minimum 16 hours firearms instructor school through the National Rifle Association (NRA), Oklahoma Rifle Association (ORA), Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training (CLEET), federal law enforcement agency or other professionally recognized organization.Afterwards, you will submit your school certificate, CLEET application and $100 to CLEET.  (Call 405-239-5110 or 580-310-0871 to receive a packet from CLEET.)   Once certified as an instructor, CLEET will send you a CLEET SDA instructor certificate.  

You can apply online.  Photos can be uploaded and credit card payments can be made online as well.  You will then take your online summary sheet and a copy of your CLEET issued SDA instructor certificate to the sheriff’s office in your county of residence.The sheriff will take your fingerprints and submit the required items to the OSBI. You can download the  OSBI application and submit 2 passport photos and $100 fee along with a copy of your CLEET certificate through your sheriff's office.  

For more information, please visit http://www.ok.gov/osbi/Handgun_Licensing/How_to_apply_as_an_instructor..html

Renewing instructors should apply online and send the summary sheet and a copy of the current CLEET instructor certificate to: 

Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation
Self-Defense Act Licensing Unit
6600 North Harvey Place
Oklahoma City, OK 73116

For more information, please visit http://www.ok.gov/osbi/Handgun_Licensing/How_to_Renew_as_an_instructor..html

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38.   Are there places I can’t carry my gun?

 

Please review the following statutory provisions:

 

TITLE 21 § 1290.22  -   BUSINESS OWNER’S RIGHTS

A.    Except as provided in subsection B of this section, nothing contained in any provision of the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act, … shall be construed to limit, restrict or prohibit in any manner the existing rights of any person, property owner, tenant, employer, or business entity to control the possession of weapons on any property owned or controlled by the person or business entity.

B.    No person, property owner, tenant, employer, or business entity shall be permitted to establish any policy or rule that has the effect of prohibiting any person, except a convicted felon, from transporting and storing firearms in a locked vehicle on any property set aside for any vehicle.

 

TITLE 21 § 1277  - UNLAWFUL CARRY IN CERTAIN PLACES

A.      It shall be unlawful for any person in possession of a valid handgun license issued pursuant to the provisions of the Oklahoma Self‑Defense Act to carry any concealed or unconcealed handgun into any of the following places:

1.     Any structure, building, or office space which is owned or leased by a city, town, county, state, or federal governmental authority for the purpose of conducting business with the public;

2.     Any meeting of any city, town, county, state or federal officials, school board members, legislative members, or any other elected or appointed officials;

3.     Any prison, jail, detention facility or any facility used to process, hold, or house arrested persons, prisoners or persons alleged delinquent or adjudicated delinquent;

        4.     Any elementary or secondary school;

        5.     Any sports arena during a professional sporting event;

        6.     Any place where pari‑mutuel wagering is authorized by law; and

        7.     Any other place specifically prohibited by law.

B.    For purposes of paragraphs 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6 of subsection A of this section, the prohibited place does not include and specifically excludes the following property:

1.     Any property set aside for the use or parking of any vehicle, whether attended or unattended, by a city, town, county, state, or federal governmental authority,

2.     Any property set aside for the use or parking of any vehicle, whether attended or unattended, by any entity offering any professional sporting event which is open to the public for admission, or by any entity engaged in pari-mutuel wagering authorized by law,

3.     Any property adjacent to a structure, building, or office space in which concealed or unconcealed weapons are prohibited by the provisions of this section, and

4.    Any property designated by a city, town, county, or state, governmental authority as a park, recreational area, or fairgrounds; provided nothing in this paragraph shall be construed to authorize any entry by a person in possession of a concealed or unconcealed handgun into any structure, building, or office space which is specifically prohibited by the provisions of subsection A of this section.

 

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39.   Can I check the status of my spouse’s application?

No, information regarding SDA applications is confidential, except to law enforcement officers or law enforcement agencies in the performance of their duties.  Only the applicant or a member of law enforcement, for a law enforcement purpose, can check on the status of an application.

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40.   Can I find out if someone has a license?

No, information regarding SDA applications is confidential, except to law enforcement officers or law enforcement agencies in the performance of their duties.

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41.   What should I do if my fingerprints get rejected?

If your fingerprint cards are rejected due to failure to meet quality standards, you must submit new fingerprint cards.You can return to the sheriff’s office in your county of residence, or visit another sheriff’s office or police department.You may find more success from a department that can take your fingerprints digitally.Please check with your local police or sheriff departments.

If you have 2 or more fingerprint rejections, OSBI offers fingerprinting services at our headquarters in Oklahoma City.OSBI fingerprinting services are Monday through Friday, 8:30 to 4:30, except holidays.

Please note that legible fingerprints are a required component of the application process and the OSBI is unable to issue a license until acceptable fingerprints are submitted and processed.

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42.   My license has expired.  Can I still carry my handgun?

There is a thirty-day grace period on license renewals beginning on the date of expiration, thereafter the license is considered expired and you are not legally allowed to carry a firearm in a manner that requires a license.

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   43.     If I get notice that my license is being suspended or revoked, what do I do?

OSBI's Legal Unit will initiate proceedings to suspend or revoke an SDA license if made aware of a change in eligibility or a possible preclusion.  You will receive notice of a hearing before a hearing officer where you will be given an opportunity to respond.  Although it is not necessary to bring legal counsel, you are welcome to do so.  Individual SDA Hearings are closed to the public.  If you have further questions on appeal of license denials, suspensions or revocations, please call (405) 848-OSBI (6724) and ask for someone in OSBI's Legal Unit.

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