Kansas

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Summary 
While Kansas is an open carry state, they have incomplete preemption on open carry. This means that there are some local ordinances that could constitute a nightmare for the law abiding citizen, except for concealed handgun permit holders when inside vehicles.
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State Constitution Bill of Rights, Section 4The people have the right to bear arms for their defense and security; but standing armies, in time of peace, are dangerous to liberty, and shall not be tolerated, and the military shall be in strict subordination to the civil power.
Minimum Age to OC 18
Preemption There is NO state preemption of firearms laws.NOTE: Almost all states allow local regulation of the discharge of firearms
Open Car Carry Firearms may be openly carried in cars without any license except where localities have made open carry illegal; however, concealed handgun permits accepted by KS make the holder exempt from all local open carry bans.
Private Sales Not Yet Determined
Permit Issued Not Yet Determined
K-12 Carry Not Yet DeterminedNOTE: The Federal Gun-Free School Zones Act Restricts Carry to Permit Holders
College Carry Concealed Carry Prohibited by Statute – Open Carry Generally LegalNOTE: Even if Legal, Students May be Subject to Academic Sanctions
Places Off Limits
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Concealed Carry Available at Handgunlaw.us