Gun Laws in Maryland

State Law Background

Among other things, Maryland:

State of Gun Violence Factsheet

Maryland does not, however:

In 2017, Maryland had the 22nd lowest rate of gun deaths among the states. Far more crime guns are trafficked into Maryland than out of the state. In 2017, Maryland imported crime guns from other states at the highest rate in the nation, and the state imported nearly five times as many crime guns as it exported.

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.