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Idaho Senate Hearing on Constitutional Carry Expansion on Friday – Take Action

Opinion Idaho Senate Hearing on Constitutional Carry Expansion on Friday Idaho – -(AmmoLand.com)- The moment that gun owners have been waiting for has finally arrived! Your hard work and dedication to moving Constitutional Carry Expansion forward is paying off. After a lengthy and productive discussion with Chairman Patti Ann Lodge, she agreed to hold a hearing on a bill that has been crucial to gun owners for the last three years. Here are the details: Date: Friday – March 22nd, 2019 Time: ...
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Kentucky Governor Welcomes NRA to Constitutional Carry Bill Signing Ceremony

Kentucky Governor Welcomes NRA to Constitutional Carry Bill Signing Ceremony Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action Executive Director Chris W. Cox joined Gov. Matt Bevin at a ceremonial bill signing Thursday morning for SB 150, an NRA-backed bill that fully recognizes the constitutional right of law-abiding gun owners to carry a concealed firearm. “I would like to thank Gov. Bevin for his leadership on this critical self-defense initiative....
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Thanks, Bosma

So, now Kentucky has joined the Constitutional Carry brigade... Meanwhile, this is the first legislative session in the last four, if I'm remembering right, that we haven't even bothered to introduce a bill here in Indiana. House Speaker Brian Bosma is in the hip pockets of lobbies who are still assmad about strong preemption getting stuffed through the legislative process in 2011, and therefore he dutifully sends Constitutional Carry to die in committee. . [Author: Tam]
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Kentucky Governor Bevin Signs Law Restoring Constitutional Carry

Kentucky Governor Bevin Signs Law Restoring Constitutional Carry U.S.A. –(Ammoland.com)- On Monday, 11 March 2019. Governor Matt Bevin of Kentucky restored Constitutional Carry to the State of Kentucky. From wkyt.com: Bevin signed Senate Bill 150 into law Monday. It allows Kentuckians 21 and older who can lawfully possess a firearm to be able to conceal it without a permit. Governor Bevin explained the law does not create a right, it only reaffirms the Constitution. From oann.com: The gov...
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Constitutional Carry Passes the Kentucky House

Support Constitutional Carry U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- On Friday, 1 March 2019, Constitutional Carry, SB 150, passed the Kentucky House with a vote of 60-37.  On 14 February, two weeks earlier, SB 150 passed the full Kentucky Senate, 29-8. The bill was watched intently by Second Amendment supporters.  It passed the House just before 1 p.m. Gutshot II, a long-term, vigorous contributor to OpenCarry.org, was in the gallery of the House of Representatives in Kentucky when SB150 passed. : Gutshot...
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GOA Welcomes Oklahoma to the Constitutional Carry Club

GOA Welcomes Oklahoma to the Constitutional Carry Club Springfield, VA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun Owners of America (GOA) celebrates Oklahoma for becoming the 16th permitless carry state in America. “Kudos to Gov. Kevin Stitt for signing GOA-supported legislation that allows citizens to carry concealed without seeking prior permission from the government,” GOA Executive Director Erich Pratt said. “I thank all the GOA activists who spoke up in support of this bill.” Gun Owners of America mobilized...
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Kentucky: Constitutional Carry Bill to House Floor

Opinion Constitutional Carry Coming Soon Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- On February 27th, the Kentucky state House Judiciary Committee voted 12-8 to pass Senate Bill 150. SB 150 will now go to the House floor for a full vote. Please contact your state Representative and urge them to SUPPORT SB 150. Click the “Take Action” button to contact your state Representative. Senate Bill 150, sponsored by Senator Brandon Smith (R-30), would recognize a law-abiding citizen’s unconditional Right to K...
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Oklahoma Constitutional Carry Getting Close to Passage

Opinion Oklahoma Constitutional Carry Getting Close to Passage Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- -Oklahoma Constitutional Carry, in the form of HB2597, is moving forward. Here is part of the changes in the statutes. The Constitutional Carry law will remove the provisions of law that make it illegal to carry guns and knives for ordinary legal purposes. A. It Notwithstanding any other provision of law, it shall be unlawful for any person to carry upon or about his or her person, or in a purse or ot...
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They’re Baaa’aack: Moms Demand Action Protest Georgia Constitutional Carry

Opinion Moms Demand Action Protest Georgia Constitutional Carry USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- It’s that time of year we begin to see red at the statehouse. By orange, I mean red T-shirt clad, loud-mouth and woefully misinformed men and (mostly) women representing the gun-hating group of Moms Demand Action masquerading as a “gun safety” group (whatever that means to them?). Like you, I’m still searching for the “gun safety” class they teach or even an instructor, for that matter, who has taught a Mo...
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Alabama Moves toward Constitutional Carry in 2019

Alabama Moves toward Constitutional Carry in 2019 Alabama -(Ammoland.com)- In 2014, Alabama clarified and strengthened the state constitution's provision protecting the right to keep and bear arms. The amendment passed with 72% of the vote. Senator Gerald Allen (R-Tuscaloosa) is working to translate the promise of the state Constitutional amendment into law. He says he will keep on filing Constitutional Carry bills until one is passed. In 2017, the Alabama Senate passed a Constitutional Carry...
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Oklahoma: House Committee to Consider Constitutional Carry Legislation

Opinion Oklahoma: House Committee to Consider Constitutional Carry Legislation Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- On Thursday, February 7, the House Public Safety Committee is scheduled to consider constitutional carry legislation, House Bill 2597. This legislation was passed during the 2018 Legislative Session with overwhelming approval and placed on the desk of Governor Mary Fallin. Governor Fallin then broke her campaign pledge and vetoed this important self-defense legislation. Please contac...
Tags: Guns, Oklahoma, Mary Fallin, Fallin, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Constitutional Carry, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, House Public Safety Committee, Kevin Stitt


South Dakota Passes Constitutional Carry, New Governor Noem Signs Bill

South Dakota Passes Constitutional Carry, New Governor Noem Signs Bill Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- – On January 31, 2019, Governor Kristi Noem signed her first bill into law. The bill was SB47, South Dakota Constitutional Carry. From sd.gov: Governor Kristi Noem today signed her first bill into law. SB47, which Noem signed today, will further protect the Second Amendment rights of South Dakotans by allowing constitutional carry. The bill will go into effect July 1, 2019. “More than 230 years ago...
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South Dakota: Senate Passes Constitutional Carry Legislation

Opinion South Dakota: Senate Passes Constitutional Carry Legislation Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- Last week, the South Dakota Senate passed Senate Bill 47 by a 23 to 11 vote. This legislation now heads to the House of Representatives for further consideration. Please contact your state Representative and strongly urge them to SUPPORT Senate Bill 47 when it comes up for a vote. Senate Bill 47 would remove the requirement to obtain a permit in order to lawfully carry a firearm for self-de...
Tags: Guns, Senate, South Dakota, House Of Representatives, Bill, South Dakotans, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Constitutional Carry, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Fairfax Va Ammoland, South Dakota Senate, Senate Bill 47


Can Gun Owners Expect Constitutional Carry From Bill Lee?

Can Gun Owners Expect Constitutional Carry From Bill Lee? USA – -(Ammoland.com)- In just a few weeks, Bill Lee will become governor as the Haslam error ends. Haslam had promised Tennessee voters in 2010 when he first ran for governor that he would sign constitutional carry legislation. At least, it was a suggestion that he would support it. After eight years of seeing his administration oppose that legislation and many other pro-2nd Amendment bills, it is now beyond dispute that he, well, was...
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Constitutional Carry on the March in Oklahoma with New Governor

Support Constitutional Carry U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- On 25 April 2018, the Oklahoma House of Representatives passed Constitutional Carry by a vote of 59-28. The bill had passed the Senate unanimously on March 6th, 2018.  Constitutional Carry was part a bill removing wildlife refuges as gun free zones. The amendment process allowed the bill to bypass Senate committees that had blocked Constitutional Carry in the past.On 2 May 2018, the Oklahoma Senate passed Constitutional Carry again.  The po...
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South Dakota expects Constitutional Carry with Governor Elect Kristi Noem

South Dakota Governor-Elect Kristi Noem Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- South Dakota is a deep red state. It should have passed Constitutional Carry years ago. Constitutional Carry is a reform of gun laws restrictions to approximate the restrictions in place when the Bill of Rights was adopted in 1791. Actually, it did. More than once. But Republican governor Dennis Daugaard vetoed a Constitutional Carry bill on March 17, 2017.  This wasn't the first time.  It was a long-standing performance. Gover...
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Georgia is Eyeing Constitutional Carry with New Governor

With the recent mid-term elections that were held across the US, Georgia is looking at a new conservative governor, Brian Kemp. Kemp is a strong conservative who has previously voiced support for Constitutional Carry should it ever cross his desk. For Georgia residents, that may come sooner than they think. During a special session on[.....] The post Georgia is Eyeing Constitutional Carry with New Governor appeared first on AllOutdoor.com. Read the full article here...
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Wyoming Governor’s Candidate Mary Throne is Lying to Gun Owners

Opinon Wyoming Governor's Candidate Mary Throne is Lying to Gun Owners Wyoming – -(AmmoLand.com)- Mary Throne is desperate.It’s no surprise; after all, she is a hardened anti-gun politician who is trying to become the Governor of Wyoming — one of the most pro-gun states in the country.To do that, Mary Throne is going all out in her effort to twist the facts about her record as a former state lawmaker.Recently, in an interview with KODI and KZMQ, Throne did her best to totally reinvent herself...
Tags: Guns, Wyoming, Biden, Cheyenne, Kodi, Mark Gordon, Mead, Gun Rights News, Constitutional Carry, Wyoming Gun Owners, Universal Background Checks, Election 2018, Mary Throne


Oklahoma Governor Fallin Vetoes Constitutional Carry

Oklahoma Governor Fallin Vetoes Constitutional Carry Arizona -( Ammoland.com )- -Oklahoma Governor Fallin vetoed the Constitutional Carry SB 1212, on May 11 of 2018. Governor Fallin is term-limited out. She is not allowed to run for another term as governor. From kfor.com : OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin has vetoed a bill that would have allowed for permit-less carry.Senate Bill 1212, also referred to as the “Constitutional Carry” bill, was presented by Sen. Nathan Dahm, R-Broken Arr...
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Oklahoma: Constitutional Carry Legislation Goes to the Governor’s Desk

Oklahoma: Constitutional Carry Legislation Goes to the Governor’s Desk National Rifle Association Institute For Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- This week, the Oklahoma Senate concurred on constitutional carry legislation, Senate Bill 1212.  This important self-defense legislation will now head to the desk of Governor Mary Fallin where it will await her signature.Please contact Governor Fallin and strongly urge her to sign Senate Bill 1212 into law.Senate Bill 1...
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New Hampshire : Guns, Snowmobiles & ATVs – Action Needed!

New Hampshire : Guns, Snowmobiles & ATVs – Action Needed! Milford, NH –-(Ammoland.com)- Yesterday I testified before the New Hampshire Senate Judiciary Committee in favor of HB 1313 which was introduced by Rep. John Burt (R-Hillsborough 13) to extend last years Constitutional Carry law to snowmobiles and ATVs.HB 1313 is a simple bill that merely repeals the requirement(s) that those who wish to carry a loaded pistol or revolver on a snowmobile or ATV first obtain a New Hampshire Pistol / Revol...
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Oklahoma Constitutional Carry Bill Will Be Heard, Calls Needed

Oklahoma Constitutional Carry Bill Will Be Heard, Calls Needed – IMG Caroline Purser Via Getty Images Oklahoma –-(Ammoland.com)-The Oklahoma Constitutional Carry bill will be heard at the Oklahoma State Capitol at a new time on Wednesday, Feb. 28 2018. The new time is at 1:45 pm in the House Public Safety Committee in room 412-C. Please show up at 12:00 pm — we will meet inside at the 4th floor rotunda.If you haven't already contacted Oklahoma legislators (below) about HB2951, it's not too lat...
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Oklahoma Bill Introduced for Constitutional Carry

Oklahoma Bill Introduced for Constitutional Carry Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- HB 2951 has been introduced in the Oklahoma House. It is an interesting version of Constitutional Carry. The bill adds self-defense to the list of activities that are exceptions to the general prohibition on carrying weapons that exist in Oklahoma law. It includes knives as well as guns. From koco.com:Coody said House Bill 2951 is about law-abiding citizens protecting themselves in worst-case situations. The proposed le...
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Constitutional Carry for Iowa?

Opinion Constitutional Carry Coming Soon Buckeye, AZ –-(Ammoland.com)- A Constitutional Carry bill is moving in Iowa, along with a constitutional amendment recognizing the right to keep and bear arms (Iowa is one of the few states [new jersey but that is a lost cause] that does not have a right to arms enshrined in its constitution), and a measure to lift the ban on firearms in vehicles when picking up and dropping off students at schools.I don’t want to jinx them, but at the moment things ar...
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Constitutional Carry Re-Introduced In Indiana as HB1022

Constitutional Carry Re-Introduced In Indiana as HB1022 Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- Indiana Representative Jim Lucas has re-introduced a Constitutional Carry bill in the Indiana legislature. In 2017, Lucas lead the fight to bring Constitutional Carry to Indiana. He was heavily opposed by the Indiana Media. He fought back by proposing a bill to require professional journalists to be fingerprinted and submit an application to the state to be approved for a journalist license, in order to exer...
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Alabama Constitutional Carry on the Move

Alabama Constitutional Carry on the Move Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- Constitutional Carry is on the move in Alabama. Senate Bill 3 would eliminate the need for a carry permit for law-abiding adults.From dothanfirst .com:Senate bill 3, sponsored by senator Gerald Allen, would repeal the permit requirement for the carrying of firearms.It would allow any law-abiding adult who can legally possess a firearm to carry a handgun for self-defense in Alabama without having to first obtain a permit to do s...
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The Fight For Stand-Your-Ground Starts In Three Days

The Fight For Stand-Your-Ground Starts In Three Days USA -(Ammoland.com)- The Idaho legislative session starts in just three days. Next week we continue our efforts to get Stand-Your-Ground passed in Idaho!The battle to pass Stand-Your-Ground is not going to be easy, and we are going to need your help to do it — more on that in a minute.In a state like Idaho, you would assume that these bills would be a slam dunk. With the large pro-gun majority we have now, you would think this bill would be ...
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Arkansas: Governor Clarifies Legality of Open Carry

Arkansas: Governor Clarifies Legality of Open Carry Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- In 2013, Arkansas passed Act 746 into law. Act 746 made Arkansas a Constitutional Carry state, by changing the state definition of what illegal carry of a weapon was. Act 746 clarified the law to the effect that carrying a weapon was illegal only if the weapon was carried with the intent to commit a crime.In 2015, Governor Asa Hutchinson stated the law seemed clear to him. From 5newsonline.com, June 8th, 2015:BENTONV...
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Idaho Second Amendment Alliance Prepares for 2018

Idaho Second Amendment Alliance Prepares for 2018 USA -(Ammoland.com)- I hope you had a wonderful Christmas with your family, but we’re just days away from the start of the 2018 legislative session.Eleven days, in fact.And the Idaho Second Amendment Alliance is hard at work getting ready for an all-out battle over Stand-Your-Ground!Just like we saw with the Constitutional Carry fight, legislation this important doesn’t become law on its own.Instead, it takes as much grassroots pressure as we c...
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I Actually Read HR 38 : National Carry Reciprocity & Guess What I Found?

HR 38 (Carry) now includes HR 4477 (Fix NICS) and SURPRISES. Federal gun-free school-zones removal among others. A Gun Magazine is now Handgun, wait what? USA – -(Ammoland.com)- The House passed HR 38, National Carry on Dec. 7 2017. So I took time to actualy read the bill.It’s good but with problems, described below. (HR 4477, Fix NICS, was nailed on at the last minute, covered separately.)The Senate's carry-bill version (S 446) is vastly different, it sits idle since Jan. 2017. Reporters act...
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