Arkansas Code Title 5. Criminal Offenses § 5-73-320. License for certain members of the Arkansas National Guard or a reserve component or active duty military personnel

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(a) The Division of Arkansas State Police may issue a license under this subchapter to a person who:

(1) Is currently serving as an active duty member of, or has recently been honorably discharged from, the United States Armed Forces, the National Guard, or a reserve component of the United States Armed Forces;

(2) Submits the following documents:

(A) A completed concealed handgun license application as prescribed by the division;

(B) A form specified by the Director of the Division of Arkansas State Police reflecting the fingerprints of the applicant;

(C) A properly completed and dated certificate from a concealed handgun carry training instructor who is registered with the division;

(D) A letter dated and personally signed by a commanding officer or his or her designee stating that the applicant is of good character and sound judgment;

(E) A form, as designated by the division, showing that the applicant has met the military qualification requirements for issuance and operation of a handgun within one (1) year of the application date;

(F) A copy of the face or photograph side of a current uniformed services of the United States identification card, if the applicant is a member of the United States Armed Forces;  and

(G) An electronic passport-style photo of the applicant, if the applicant does not hold an Arkansas driver's license or identification card;  and

(3) Submits any required fees.

(b) Except as otherwise specifically stated in this section, the license issued under this section is subject to the provisions of this subchapter and any rules promulgated under § 5-73-317 .

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