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Washington: Anti-Gun Bills Pass Floor Vote, Others Scheduled

| February 15, 2020

Washington: Anti-Gun Bills Pass Floor Vote, Others Scheduled This week, several anti-gun bills received floor votes and passed out of their respective chambers. Additionally, two bills have now been pulled from the House Rules Committee and are eligible for a vote at any time. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Virginia: Senate Committee Hearing Gun Ban

| February 14, 2020

Virginia: Senate Committee Hearing Gun Ban On February 17th, the Senate Judiciary Committee will hear House Bill 961, the crown jewel of the Northam-Bloomberg gun ban agenda. HB 961 previously passed the House of Delegates on February 11th. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Idaho: Shooting Range Preservation Bill Passes House Committee

| February 14, 2020

Idaho: Shooting Range Preservation Bill Passes House Committee Yesterday, the House Resources and Conservation Committee passed shooting range legislation, House Bill 396. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington: House to Vote on Magazine Ban Bill

| February 14, 2020

Washington: House to Vote on Magazine Ban Bill Your NRA has learned that anti-gun legislators are attempting to hold a floor vote on House Bill 2240 to ban standard capacity magazines during the floor session this Sunday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Vermont: Please Attend House Committee Hearing on “Red Flag” Legislation Next Week

| February 14, 2020

Vermont: Please Attend House Committee Hearing on “Red Flag” Legislation Next Week Next Tuesday, the House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hold a public hearing on “Red Flag” legislation, H.610, in the House Chambers from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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‘Red flag’ gun-control proposal is a recipe for decreased safety and less freedom

| February 14, 2020

‘Red flag’ gun-control proposal is a recipe for decreased safety and less freedom Because firearms have been a positive part of my family’s life in Iowa for as long as I can remember, I am shocked to see New York-style gun control bills coming to our state. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Connecticut: Ammo Tax Introduced in House

| February 13, 2020

Connecticut: Ammo Tax Introduced in House The 2020 Legislative Session in Connecticut has just started, and anti-gun legislators are quickly introducing bills to restrict your Second Amendment rights. House Bill 5040, sponsored by Rep. Jillian Gilchrest (D-18), will financially burden law-abiding citizens and their right to self-defense by imposing a 35 percent tax on ammunition sales. This is in […]

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Oregon: Committee Votes On Government Mandated Gun Lock-Up Bill

| February 13, 2020

Oregon: Committee Votes On Government Mandated Gun Lock-Up Bill On February 12th, the House Judiciary Committee voted to refer House Bill 4005, which will impose one-size-fits-all standards for firearm storage, to the House Rules Committee. Also, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted to refer Senate Bill 1538, a bill to allow localities to restrict the Second Amendment rights of […]

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Idaho: House Committee to Consider Shooting Range Preservation Legislation Today

| February 12, 2020

Idaho: House Committee to Consider Shooting Range Preservation Legislation Today Today the House Resources and Conservation Committee is scheduled to consider shooting range legislation, House Bill 396. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Iowa: “Red Flag” Gun Seizure Bill Introduced

| February 12, 2020

Iowa: “Red Flag” Gun Seizure Bill Introduced Not long after a Michael Bloomberg backed anti-gun group announced a $250,000 ad campaign, House File 2367 was introduced to suspend Second Amendment rights and confiscate firearms without sufficient due process. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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West Virginia: Carry Permit Fee Reduction Bill Introduced

| February 12, 2020

West Virginia: Carry Permit Fee Reduction Bill Introduced On February 12th, House Bill 4955 was introduced to reduce the application fee for a License to Carry Deadly Weapons (LCDW). View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Maryland: Senate Committee to Consider Legislation to Increase Carry Permit Training Requirements

| February 12, 2020

Maryland: Senate Committee to Consider Legislation to Increase Carry Permit Training Requirements Tomorrow, the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee is scheduled to consider Senate Bill 422, legislation that would significantly increase the training requirements for obtaining a license to carry a firearm f​or self-defense.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Mexico: House Committee Passes “Red Flag” Gun Surrender Bill to the Floor

| February 12, 2020

New Mexico: House Committee Passes “Red Flag” Gun Surrender Bill to the Floor The House Consumer and Public Affairs Committee considered and quickly passed extreme “Red Flag” gun surrender legislation, Senate Bill 5 by a 3-2 vote. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Access to Federal Lands under Review by the Department of the Interior

| February 12, 2020

Access to Federal Lands under Review by the Department of the Interior Nearly a year ago, President Trump signed into law the John D. Dingell Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act (S.47, the Dingell Act) directing the federal land management agencies to develop a priority list of lands that have significantly restricted or no public access where […]

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Iowa: School Pick-up/Drop-off Passes Committee

| February 11, 2020

Iowa: School Pick-up/Drop-off Passes Committee On February 10th, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted to pass Senate File 116 to ensure that law-abiding citizens who are licensed to carry a firearm for defending themselves and their loved ones may pick-up or drop-off their students without first disarming. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Maryland: Anti-Gun Lawmakers Introduce Most Restrictive Gun Ban in State History

| February 11, 2020

Maryland: Anti-Gun Lawmakers Introduce Most Restrictive Gun Ban in State History Maryland gun owners once again have a large-scale fight on their hands with the Speaker of the House’s new gun ban legislation, House Bill 1261. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Virginia: House Passes Bloomberg’s Gun Ban

| February 11, 2020

Virginia: House Passes Bloomberg’s Gun Ban On February 11th, the House of Delegates voted 51-48 to pass House Bill 961 following fierce opposition from citizens. Michael Bloomberg’s bought and paid for lawmakers have moved HB 961 very quickly. Despite this, Second Amendment supporters have mobilized quickly at each step. HB 961 will now move to the […]

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Michigan: Oppose Anti-Gun Appointee

| February 11, 2020

Michigan: Oppose Anti-Gun Appointee On February 7th, Governor Gretchen Whitmer appointed former Grand Rapids Mayor, George Heartwell, to chair the Natural Resources Commission. While mayor, George Hartwell was a member of one of New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg’s anti-gun groups. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington: Attend NRA-ILA Workshops To Help Protect Your Rights

| February 11, 2020

Washington: Attend NRA-ILA Workshops To Help Protect Your Rights Our Second Amendment rights in Washington are continually under attack, and we need your help to fight back! The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) is hosting two Legislative Workshops in Washington this month. We will discuss the current threats Washingtonians face and what you can […]

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Washington: Committee Deadline And Anti-Gun Bills

| February 10, 2020

Washington: Committee Deadline And Anti-Gun Bills February 7th marked the deadline for all policy bills to pass out of committee in their chamber of origin. Numerous gun control bills have passed out of committee and remain active, including two of the most egregious bills that are awaiting a floor vote in both chambers. View full story […]

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