Bill Would Allow Trained Teachers to Carry Concealed Weapons

Published 05/16 2014 01:57PM

Updated 05/16 2014 01:59PM

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.) Missouri lawmakers have sent a bill to Governor Jay Nixon that would make changes the state's conceal and carry law.

Under the bill, designated school teachers or administrators would be allowed to carry concealed weapons after undergoing training.

The bill would also lower the age requirement for a concealed carry permit from 21 to 19.

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