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Old March 24, 2010, 04:23 PM   #4
Don H
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Join Date: May 8, 2000
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Originally Posted by qcpunk
(FYI, Utah honors NY permits, NY does NOT honor Utah permits. This has to do with class requirements. NY's class satisfies Utah's requirements, while Utah class does not satisfy the requirements of NY's permit laws. It's confusing I know....)
Just to clarify, Utah recognizes any CCW permit issued by a state or county. It does not have to meet any specific requirements.

The relevant Utah law:
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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.
From BCI's reciprocity page:
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In accordance with U.C.A. 76-10-523, Utah will honor a permit to carry a concealed firearm issued by another state or county.
http://publicsafety.utah.gov/bci/FAQother.html
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