Alabama does not prohibit the open carrying of firearms in public.

In 2013, the state enacted a law clarifying that openly carrying a handgun in a holster or other secured manner is not, in and of itself, disorderly conduct.1

See our Open Carrying of Firearms in Public policy summary for a comprehensive discussion of this issue.

  1. Ala. Code § 13A-11-7. ⤴︎