Location Limits Persons with a license to carry a handgun cannot possess a handgun:
In a commercial or charter aircraft (Ind. Code Ann. § 35-47-6-1);
In an area of an airport where access is controlled by the inspection of persons and property (§ 35-47-6-1.3);
In or on school property (including private schools and preschools; see section 35-41-1-24.7) (§ 35-47-9-2);
In or on property that is being used by a school for a school function or on a school bus (§ 35-47-9-2);
On board a riverboat gambling operation (see 68 Ind. Admin. Code 1-7-1);
On the fairgrounds during the annual state fair (80 Ind. Admin. Code 4-4-4(b); any person properly licensed to carry a firearm must secure the firearm in a locked compartment of his or her vehicle, where it will not be visible, per 80 Ind. Admin. Code 4-4-4(d)); or
In or on port areas or port property (see 130 Ind. Admin. Code 4-1-7 and 4-1-8(2)).
Licensees also cannot carry in children’s homes and child caring institutions run or overseen by Child Welfare Services. See 465 Ind. Admin. Code 2-9-80(b)(3); 465 Ind. Admin. Code 2-10-79(b)(3); 465 Ind. Admin. Code 2-11-80(b)(3); 465 Ind. Admin. Code 2-12-78(b)(3); 465 Ind. Admin. Code 2-13-77(b)(3). In addition, child care centers must prominently post in places regularly viewed by parents prohibitions against the use or possession of firearms, unless such possession is required as a condition of employment. 470 Ind. Admin Code 3-4.7-19(a)(5)(C).
Concealed handgun license holders may be subject to generally applicable possession prohibitions. Please see the Possession Restrictions and Transportation of Firearms subsections above for further information.