State Law Background

Among other things, Maryland:

Maryland does not, however:

Maryland had the 12th lowest rate of gun deaths per capita among the states in 2014. In that year, 544 people died from firearm-related injuries in Maryland. Between 2010 and 2015, Maryland supplied the 12th lowest number of crime guns to other states per capita, and it imports many more crime guns from other states than it exports.

Maryland Firearms Laws

For details about specific firearms laws in Maryland, choose a topic below, or see all of the firearms laws in this state.