State Law Background

Among other things, Maryland:

Maryland does not, however:

In 2016, Maryland had the 19th lowest rate of gun deaths per capita among the states. In 2016, Maryland supplied the 11th 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.