IDAHO CODE 18-3302 ISSUANCE OF LICENSES TO CARRY CONCEALED WEAPONS.
The sheriff of a county shall, within ninety (90) days after the filing of an application by any person who is not disqualified from possessing or receiving a firearm under state or federal law, issue a license to the person to carry a weapon on his person within this state for four (4) years from the date of issue. A concealed weapon permit shall be denied to any person who:
- Is ineligible to own, possess or receive a firearm under the provisions of state or federal law.
- Is under indictment or formal accusation of a crime made by a prosecuting attorney in any court for a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one (1) year.
- Has been convicted in any court of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term not exceeding one (1) year.
- Is a fugitive from justice.
- Is an unlawful user of or addicted to marijuana or any depressant, stimulant, or narcotic drug, or any other controlled substance as defined in 21 U.S.C. 802.
- Is or has been discharged from the armed forces under dishonorable conditions.
- Is or has been adjudicated mentally defective or has been committed to a mental institution.
- Is or has been adjudicated guilty of or received a withheld judgment or suspended sentence for one (1) or more crimes of violence constituting a misdemeanor, unless (3) years has elapsed since conviction or pardon has occurred prior to the date on which the application is submitted.
- Has had entry of a withheld judgement for a criminal offense which would disqualify him/her from owning, possessing or receiving a firearm.
- Is an alien illegally in the United States.
- Is a person who, having been a citizen of the United States, has renounced his/her citizenship.
- Is under twenty-one (21) years of age.
- Is free on bond or personal recognizance pending trial, appeal or sentencing for a crime which would disqualify him/her from owning, possessing or receiving a firearm.