South Carolina honors North Carolinas permit.
This is a discussion on Traveling From NC to SC within the Concealed Carry Issues & Discussions forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Anybody know what the differences are for CCW. I'll be on Vacation and don't want to break any laws. I'm having trouble finding the info ...
Anybody know what the differences are for CCW. I'll be on Vacation and don't want to break any laws. I'm having trouble finding the info on SC website. THanks
Yep they honor each other, you shouldn't have a problem
I know I can use my NC permit in SC. I wanted to know if there are any different laws I need to be aware of. My understanding is that I need to abide by SC laws.
The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government.
A partial list of prohibited carry places in SC:
A SC Concealed Weapon Permit (CWP) does not authorize carrying a firearm at the following areas/sites:
Into a police, sheriff, or highway patrol station or any other law enforcement office or facility
Into a detention facility, prison or jail or any other correctional facility or office
Into a courthouse or courtroom
Into a polling place on election days
Into an office or business meeting of a governing body of a county, public school district, municipality, or special purpose district or in any publicly-owned building, without the express permission of the authorities in charge of the premises or property
Into a school or college athletic event not related to firearms
Into a day care or pre-school facility
Into a place where carrying of firearms is prohibited by federal law
Into a church or other established religious sanctuary, except with express permission of the appropriate church official or church governing body
Into a hospital, medical clinic, doctor’s office, any facility where medical services or procedures are performed, except (employees of the facility) with express permission of the employer
Inside an establishment licensed for on-premises consumption of alcohol
The posting by the employer, owner, or person in legal possession or control of a sign stating "No Concealable Weapons Allowed" shall constitute notice to a person holding a permit issued pursuant to this article that the employer, owner, or person in legal possession or control requests that concealable weapons not be brought upon the premises or into the work place
No person may carry a concealable weapon into the residence or dwelling place of another person without the express permission of the owner or person in legal control or possession, as appropriate.
Note: A person who is authorized to carry concealed weapons may carry them when upon any premises, property, or building that is part of an interstate highway rest area facility
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