Title 76 Chapter 10 Section 523

Utah Criminal Code
Offenses Against Public Health, Safety, Welfare, and Morals
Section 523
Persons exempt from weapons laws.

            

76-10-523.   Persons exempt from weapons laws.

            (1) This part and Title 53, Chapter 5, Part 7, Concealed Weapon Act, do not apply to any of the following:

            (a) a United States marshal;

            (b) a federal official required to carry a firearm;

            (c) a peace officer of this or any other jurisdiction;

            (d) a law enforcement official as defined and qualified under Section 53-5-711;

            (e) a judge as defined and qualified under Section 53-5-711;

            (f) a common carrier while engaged in the regular and ordinary transport of firearms as merchandise; or

            (g) a nonresident traveling in or through the state, provided that any firearm is:

            (i) unloaded; and

            (ii) securely encased as defined in Section 76-10-501.

            (2) The provisions of Subsections 76-10-504(1) and (2), and Section 76-10-505 do not apply to any person to whom a permit to carry a concealed firearm has been issued:

            (a) pursuant to Section 53-5-704; or

            (b) by another state or county.


Amended by Chapter 362, 2009 General Session