Oklahoma bans the possession, carrying, use, attempted use, manufacture, importation, advertising for sale or sale of any “restricted bullet.”1
A “restricted bullet” is a round or elongated missile with a core of less than 60% lead and that has a fluorocarbon coating, designed to travel at high velocity and capable of penetrating body armor.2
Oklahoma also prohibits carrying a concealed handgun loaded with ammunition larger than.45 caliber.3
In 2011, Oklahoma enacted a law prohibiting certain conduct relating to fraudulent purchase of ammunition. See our Oklahoma Trafficking section.
- Require a license for the sale of ammunition;
- License persons who purchase or possess ammunition;
- Require sellers of ammunition to maintain a record of the purchasers; or
- Prohibit persons who are ineligible to purchase or possess firearms under state law from purchasing or possessing ammunition, although the federal ammunition purchaser prohibitions apply.
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- Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 21, §§ 1289.20, 1289.21.
- Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 21, § 1289.19.
- Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 21, § 1290.6.