TRANSPORTING A LOADED FIREARM
Except as otherwise provided by the provisions of the Oklahoma
Self-Defense Act, Sections 1 through 25 of this act, or another
provision of law of this state, it shall be unlawful to transport a
loaded pistol, rifle or shotgun in a landborne motor vehicle over a
public highway or roadway. However, a rifle or shotgun may be
transported when clip or magazine loaded and not chamber loaded when
transported in an exterior locked compartment of the vehicle or trunk
of the vehicle.
Any person convicted of a violation of this section shall be punished
as provided in Section 1289.15 of this title.
Any person who is the operator of a vehicle or is a passenger in any
vehicle wherein another person who is licensed pursuant to the
Oklahoma Self-Defense Act, Sections 1 through 25 of this act, to carry
a concealed handgun and is carrying a concealed handgun or has
concealed the handgun in such vehicle, shall not be deemed in
violation of the provisions of this section provided the licensee is
in or near the vehicle.