Gun Laws in Louisiana

State Law Background

In 2014 and 2018, Louisiana enacted laws to reduce access to guns by domestic abusers.

However, Louisiana still does not:

State of Gun Violence Factsheet

In 2017, Louisiana had the fourth highest gun death rate among the states. Louisiana also supplied crime guns to other states at the 16th highest rate among the states. Louisiana exported crime guns at nearly twice the national rate.

Louisiana Firearms Laws

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