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California: Public Safety Committees to Hear Firearm-Related Bills

| January 7, 2018

California: Public Safety Committees to Hear Firearm-Related Bills On Tuesday, January 9, both the Assembly and Senate Public Safety Committees are scheduled to hear several firearm-related bills listed below.  Please contact the members of the Assembly and Senate Public Safety Committee urging them to SUPPORT and/or OPPOSE the following firearm-related bills. View full story Originally […]

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California: DOJ To Hold Public Hearing on Proposed “Assault Weapon” Regulations

| January 5, 2018

California: DOJ To Hold Public Hearing on Proposed “Assault Weapon” Regulations On Monday, January 8, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, the Department of Justice (DOJ) will be holding a public hearing to allow public comment on proposed “assault weapons” regulations. The hearing will be held at the Resources Building Auditorium, located at 1416 9th Street, Sacramento, CA […]

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Unhappy New Year for California Gun Owners

| January 5, 2018

Unhappy New Year for California Gun Owners While most of America was busy preparing to celebrate the New Year, gun owners in California were scrambling to lawfully purchase ammunition while they still could. Beginning January 1, all ammunition sales were required go through a California licensed dealer or licensed ammunition vendor.   This new requirement is […]

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Washington: 2018 Session Convenes Monday; Committee Hearing Tentatively Scheduled

| January 5, 2018

Washington: 2018 Session Convenes Monday; Committee Hearing Tentatively Scheduled The 2018 Washington Legislative Session is set to convene this upcoming Monday, and the Senate Law & Justice Committee has indicated it will hold a public hearing on multiple gun bills on the following Monday, January 15th from 10:00AM-12:00PM.  The committee agenda has not yet been posted […]

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A Pointless Investigation of Private Gun Sellers

| January 5, 2018

A Pointless Investigation of Private Gun Sellers A few days before Christmas, the Government Accountability Office publicly released the results of an audit it had conducted at the request of three congressional Democrats. The point, I imagine, was to show that the Internet makes it super-easy to buy a gun illegally and have it mailed […]

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You’ve Got Fail: Investigation into Online Gun Sales Backfires on Gun Controllers

| January 5, 2018

You’ve Got Fail: Investigation into Online Gun Sales Backfires on Gun Controllers In yet another embarrassment for the gun control lobby, a government investigation of online gun sales designed to determine “whether private sellers would knowingly sell a firearm to an individual prohibited from possessing one” determined that … no, actually, they would not.  View […]

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California: New ammo law generally panned by local firearms retailers

| January 5, 2018

California: New ammo law generally panned by local firearms retailers California’s new law placing restrictions on the sale and purchase of ammunition is drawing some gripes from local merchants and their customers.They say the new rules will limit access and raises prices. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New York: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes

| January 5, 2018

New York: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes This week, the New York Legislature convened its 2018 legislative session.  As in 2017, we will see gun control advocates pushing for policies to restrict the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding gun owners.  It’s vital that gun owners and sportsmen across The Empire State stay actively involved throughout 2018.   View […]

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Most illegal attempts to buy guns online fail

| January 4, 2018

Most illegal attempts to buy guns online fail Federal agents posing as illegal gun buyers failed in nearly all of their dozens of attempts to purchase guns online, according to the multiyear study that tried to examine how current firearms laws could apply to purchases over the internet. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Ammunition Dealer Regulations Approved

| January 3, 2018

California: Ammunition Dealer Regulations Approved The Office of Administrative Law (OAL) has approved the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) proposed ammunition vendor regulations after failing to meet the statutorily mandated deadline of July 1, 2017 and the effective date of January 1, 2018.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Hampshire: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes Today

| January 3, 2018

New Hampshire: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes Today Today January 3rd, the New Hampshire General Court will begin its second year of the 2017-2018 legislative session.  As in 2017, the Legislature can expect to see both pro- and anti-gun agendas this year.  It is important that gun owners and sportsmen across the Granite State stay actively […]

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Rhode Island: 2018 Legislative Session Convened

| January 3, 2018

Rhode Island: 2018 Legislative Session Convened Yesterday, the Rhode Island General Assembly convened its 2018 legislative session.  As in 2017, we will see gun control advocates pushing for policies to restrict the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding gun owners.   Anti-gun groups are already collaborating with anti-gun legislators on a host of terrible bills which would […]

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Vermont: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes

| January 3, 2018

Vermont: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes This week, the Vermont General Assembly convenes its 2018 legislative session.  As in 2017, we will see gun control advocates pushing for policies to restrict the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding gun owners.  It is vital that gun owners and sportsmen across the Green Mountain State stay actively involved throughout 2018. […]

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Mississippi: 2018 Legislative Session Convened

| January 3, 2018

Mississippi: 2018 Legislative Session Convened On Tuesday, the Mississippi Legislature convened for its 2018 Regular Session.  Your NRA-ILA will be present at the Capitol during session to monitor issues affecting gun owners and sportsmen.  We will update you on the movement of any pro- or anti-gun legislation.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Why Walmarts in California couldn’t sell ammo for more than a day

| January 3, 2018

Why Walmarts in California couldn’t sell ammo for more than a day Walmart stores in Sacramento County and across California will soon resume selling ammunition after having their ability to do so temporarily blocked because state officials didn’t issue a permit on time. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Missouri: 2018 Legislative Session to Begin

| January 2, 2018

Missouri: 2018 Legislative Session to Begin Tomorrow, January 3rd, the Missouri General Assembly will convene for its 2018 Legislative Session. Your NRA-ILA will continue to work hard to promote and protect your Second Amendment rights throughout this session.  It is important that gun owners and sportsmen across the state of Missouri stay actively involved in […]

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California: New Year and New Restrictions as the Legislature Convenes the 2018 Session

| January 2, 2018

California: New Year and New Restrictions as the Legislature Convenes the 2018 Session 2018 is already off to a rough start in California as DOJ has failed to implement the necessary regulations to allow ammunition vendors to sell ammunition.  The legislature will convene on Wednesday January 3.      View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Massachusetts: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes

| January 2, 2018

Massachusetts: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes This week, the Massachusetts General Court will begin its second year of the 2017- 2018 legislative session.  It is important that gun owners and sportsmen across the Bay State stay actively involved throughout 2018 as the Legislature will again see both pro-gun and anti-gun agendas.   View full story Originally […]

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Maine: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes Tomorrow

| January 2, 2018

Maine: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes Tomorrow Tomorrow, January 3rd, the 128th Maine Legislature will begin its second year of the 2017-2018 legislative session.  As in 2017, the Legislature can expect to see both pro- and anti-gun agendas this year.  These issues will range from legislation to eliminate locations which are currently prohibited for concealed carry […]

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Nebraska: Legislative Session Begins

| January 2, 2018

Nebraska: Legislative Session Begins The 2nd Session of the 105th Nebraska Legislature will begin tomorrow, January 3rd, and is scheduled to conclude April 18th.  Your NRA will continue to fight any attack against your Second Amendment rights while helping advance pro-gun and pro-hunting reforms in Lincoln. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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