Idaho 2016 Knife Bill would allow concealed carry of certain currently prohibited knives – FAILED – ADJOURNED
Issue: Concealed carry
Summary: Allows concealed carry of dirk, dirk knife, bowie knife, dagger for anyone 21 or over, and eliminates restriction on concealed knives over 4 inches in blade length.
Status: To House Committee on Ways and Means on February 1. FAILED
Introduced by: Representative Heather Scott (R-1 A) on January 29.
Current Bill Text: 2016 ID HB 422
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The Idaho legislature convened on January 11, 2016 and is expected to adjourn April 1, 2016. The Governor’s projected deadline is April 13, 2016.
Effective date of legislation: No act shall take effect until July 1 of the year of the regular session or sixty (60) days from the end of the session it was passed, whichever date occurs last.