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Bloomberg-backed Gun Control Agenda is Scheduled for a Hearing in House Judiciary on Monday

| February 3, 2019

Bloomberg-backed Gun Control Agenda is Scheduled for a Hearing in House Judiciary on Monday No summary available View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida Alert! Universal Background Checks, a Path to Gun Confiscation

| February 2, 2019

Florida Alert! Universal Background Checks, a Path to Gun Confiscation HB 135 – Transfers of Firearms by Rep. Margaret Good (D) prohibits the TRANSFER of a firearm from one law-abiding citizen to another without first having a background check performed by a licensed firearms dealer.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Congress to Take Up Gun Control Next Week

| February 1, 2019

Congress to Take Up Gun Control Next Week On January 8, two bills were introduced in Congress to impose so-called “universal” background checks. The bills, H.R. 8 and S. 42, are being misleadingly described as simply requiring background checks on all sales of firearms, but this is just a small part of what these overbroad pieces of legislation would […]

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Kamala Harris Calls for Gun Ban, Reveals Logical Weakness of Anti-gun Position

| February 1, 2019

Kamala Harris Calls for Gun Ban, Reveals Logical Weakness of Anti-gun Position In her bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) has enlisted several former Hillary Clinton staffers. Harris also appears intent on using the failed 2008 and 2016 presidential candidate’s gun control playbook. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Illinois: Ammunition Registry Bill Introduced

| February 1, 2019

Illinois: Ammunition Registry Bill Introduced On January 29th, House Bill 1467 was introduced to create a registry of ammunition sales by anyone, including private individuals.  HB 1467 has not yet been assigned to a committee for consideration. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Arkansas: House Could Consider Concealed Carry Fee Reduction Next Week

| February 1, 2019

Arkansas: House Could Consider Concealed Carry Fee Reduction Next Week As early as Monday, February 4, the Arkansas House could consider important self-defense legislation, Senate Bill 17. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington: Magazine Ban & Firearm Seizure Bills Pass Committee

| February 1, 2019

Washington: Magazine Ban & Firearm Seizure Bills Pass Committee During the executive session on February 1st, the Washington state House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary voted to pass House Bill 1068 to ban many standard capacity ammunition magazines and House Bill 1225 for firearm seizures without due process.  These two bills will now go to […]

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A Month of Crime News Provides Evidence in Favor of Armed Civilians

| February 1, 2019

A Month of Crime News Provides Evidence in Favor of Armed Civilians As lawmakers around the country moved to impose restrictions on the ability of law-abiding Americans to keep and bear arms, some of those same citizens spent the first month of 2019 proving that armed civilians play an important role in defending the inalienable […]

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Connecticut: Gun Control to Be Discussed Today in Joint Committee

| February 1, 2019

Connecticut: Gun Control to Be Discussed Today in Joint Committee On February 1st at 1:00PM, the Connecticut state Joint Committee on Judiciary will be holding a meeting where they will draft anti-gun legislation.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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South Dakota becomes latest state to allow concealed handguns without permit

| February 1, 2019

South Dakota becomes latest state to allow concealed handguns without permit South Dakota has become the latest state to remove permit requirements for gun owners to carry and conceal their weapons. The state’s new Republican governor, Kristi Noem, signed SB 47 into law Thursday. The legislation permits residents to legally carry a firearm concealed on their person […]

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South Dakota: Committee Passes Enhanced Preemption Bill

| February 1, 2019

South Dakota: Committee Passes Enhanced Preemption Bill Yesterday, the House Local Government Committee passed legislation that would strengthen South Dakota’s preemption laws, House Bill 1056, by an 8 to 4 vote. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Last night, Bloomberg-backed SB8, "Universal" Background Check Legislation, Passed Senate Judiciary Committee on a Party-line 6-4 Vote

| January 31, 2019

Last night, Bloomberg-backed SB8, "Universal" Background Check Legislation, Passed Senate Judiciary Committee on a Party-line 6-4 Vote Thank you to our members, law enforcement and citizens of New Mexico for showing up to committee last night. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Governor Noem Signs NRA-backed Constitutional Carry Bill

| January 31, 2019

Governor Noem Signs NRA-backed Constitutional Carry Bill South Dakota Governor Noem signs Senate Bill 47, an NRA-backed bill recognizing constitutional carry, into law. This measure allows law-abiding gun owners to carry a concealed firearm without a government permit.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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South Dakota: Noem pledges to sign ‘constitutional carry’ bill

| January 31, 2019

South Dakota: Noem pledges to sign ‘constitutional carry’ bill Gov. Kristi Noem says she will sign into law a measure allowing people to carry concealed pistols without a permit in South Dakota. The Republican governor tweeted Wednesday that the legislation would further protect the “Second Amendment rights of law-abiding South Dakotans.” Noem plans to sign […]

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Texas: Proposed law would allow Texans to carry guns in church

| January 31, 2019

Texas: Proposed law would allow Texans to carry guns in church A proposed law would allow Texans to carry guns in churches and other places of worship. State senator Donna Campbell filed Senate Bill 535 to secure Texans’ right to carry in church. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Indiana: Bill to end gun fees is revived

| January 31, 2019

Indiana: Bill to end gun fees is revived Lawmakers on Wednesday revived arguments over gun legislation that would eliminate handgun licensing fees and allow citizens to carry a firearm on church properties that house schools. The measures died on the final night of session last year, and now are in House Bill 1643 authored by […]

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California: Deadline to Provide Comments on the Proposed Ammunition Regulations is January 31

| January 30, 2019

California: Deadline to Provide Comments on the Proposed Ammunition Regulations is January 31 Tomorrow, January 31 is the deadline to provide comments on the proposed ammunition regulations submitted by the California Department of Justice (DOJ). The proposed regulations are a direct result of the enactment of both Proposition 63 and Senate Bill No. 1235 in […]

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New York: Legislature Continues Onslaught Against Gun Owners, Passing More Bills

| January 30, 2019

New York: Legislature Continues Onslaught Against Gun Owners, Passing More Bills Senate Democrats and Gov. Andrew Cuomo wasted little time on their march to ban guns in New York State.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Missouri: Self-Defense on Public Transit Bill to be Heard

| January 30, 2019

Missouri: Self-Defense on Public Transit Bill to be Heard On January 31st, the Missouri state Senate Transportion, Infrastructure and Public Safety Committee will be hearing Senate Bill 39 to allow law-abiding citizens to carry firearms for self-defense on public transit.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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South Dakota: Enhanced Preemption Bill Scheduled for a Hearing Tomorrow

| January 30, 2019

South Dakota: Enhanced Preemption Bill Scheduled for a Hearing Tomorrow Tomorrow, the House State and Local Government Committee is scheduled to consider legislation that would strengthen South Dakota’s preemption laws, House Bill 1056.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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