Below is a list of resources about gun laws in the United States. Please click on the file name or link to view.
State Firearm Laws Report
This is our comprehensive report outlining the data and our findings with detailed information about laws in each state.
State Firearm Laws Data and Codebook
This file contains the database of all law provisions by year and state as well as the codebook.
State Firearm Laws Manuscript
The manuscript describes the methods we used in creating the database and the sources of our information. It briefly describes the need for the database and some of the general trends we discovered.