Adamance County Will No longer Issue Pistol Purchase Permits

ALAMANCE COUNTY – The law regarding issuing pistol purchase permits by sheriffs in North Carolina has been repealed.

According to the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office, people seeking to purchase or transfer a handgun in North Carolina are no longer required to apply to the sheriff for a pistol purchase permit. Effective immediately, all pistol purchase permitting laws in North Carolina have been eliminated by the enactment of Senate Bill 41, Guarantee 2nd Amend Freedom and protections.

Read more on Senate Bill 41 here.