Suppressors Now Legal for Hunters in North Carolina

Remington 700 SPS Tactical AAC-SD Rifle with Suppressor
Suppressors Now Legal for Hunters in North Carolina
National Shooting Sports Foundation
National Shooting Sports Foundation

NEWTOWN, Conn –-( Suppressors are now legal for use in hunting in North Carolina, thanks to recent action by the state legislature.

Law enforcement authorities are now writing regulations to implement the new law.

North Carolina is the 40th state to legalize suppressors, a certain sign that opinions are changing about the hearing-saving firearm accessory.

NSSF supports efforts to remove restrictions on the use of suppressors. See the NSSF Fact Sheet.

Benefits of Using Suppressors for Hunting and Shooting

About NSSFThe National Shooting Sports Foundation is the trade association for the firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of more than 6,000 manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen’s organizations and publishers. For more information, log on to

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m james

Not until October 2013.


Would be good if all states would allow hunters to use suppressors,without the feds being involved!!!!!!!!!!!!