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Montana permits the  open carry  of firearms in public without a permit or license.1 Montana law states in relevant part, “[a]ny person who is not otherwise prohibited from doing so by federal or state law may openly carry a weapon and may communicate to another person the fact that the person has a weapon.”2

 See our Open Carry policy summary for a comprehensive discussion of this issue. 

  1. Mont. Code Ann. § 45-3-111.[]
  2. Id.[]