Over the past centuries, various states have repeatedly changed their stance on legislation on CCW. The fact is that there are differences in state concealed carry laws. On the one hand, unlimited jurisdiction or, as it is also called, «constitutional carry
» i.e. allowing nearly all law-abiding adult citizens of the United States to carry loaded firearms without permission, subject to only rare private restrictions and exceptions. This jurisdiction includes states such as Alabama, Arizona, Florida and many others. On the other hand, jurisdictions that require a permit to carry a concealed firearm.