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Maryland prohibits any person from carrying or possessing a firearm on public1 and private K-12 school property.2

As of October 1, 2023, Maryland prohibits firearms in public or private buildings higher education3


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  1. Md. Code Ann., Crim. Law § 4-102(b).[]
  2. Md. Code Ann., Crim. Law § 4-111(a) and (c), effective October 1, 2023.[]
  3. Md. Code Ann., Crim. Law § 4-111(d).[]