Sec. 272-22-005 - PERMIT ELIGIBILITY


005.01 Applicants must:

005.01A Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age;

005.02B Not be prohibited from purchasing or possessing a handgun by 18 U.S.C. 922. Verification of this requirement requires clearance from the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. A summary of the relevant provisions of Section 922 of Title 18 of the United States Code can be reviewed on the State Patrol web-site at :;

005.03C Not be prohibited from possessing a handgun under applicable federal, or state law or local law existing on September 6, 1991.

005.03D Be a U.S. citizen or a qualified alien under the Federal Immigration and Nationality Act. Such status shall be verified as required by Neb. Rev. Stat. § 4-108.

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