Jefferson City, MO – The Missouri House today passed a bill to
allow most civilians to apply for a license to carry hidden guns.
The bill would let people age 21 and older request a concealed gun permit. They'd also have to complete a gun-safety training
Concealed firearms would be banned in prisons, airports, schools, arenas and other public places.
Businesses also would be allowed to ban concealed guns by posting a sign.
The bill goes now to the Senate.
Governor Holden has said he will veto any concealed weapons legislation.