Maryland: Join NRA and Second Amendment Supporters on February 6 in Annapolis

Posted on January 30, 2013

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Stand up for your Right to Keep and Bear Arms 

On Wednesday, February 6, the Maryland Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee will be hearing Senate Bill 281, and your voice is needed in Annapolis to prevent passage of this and other irresponsible and onerous legislation.  This sweeping anti-gun legislation is riddled with tried and failed policies that avoid viable solutions to the actual causes of crime and only prevent the law-abiding from exercising their right to self-defense.  For more information about Senate Bill 281, click here.

It is important that you attend the Second Amendment Freedom Rally and stand up for our Second Amendment rights before it is too late.  State lawmakers and citizens alike will be speaking at the rally and NRA Grassroots staff will be in attendance.  Plan to attend, and take this opportunity to learn how you can join NRA and other Second Amendment supporters in staying involved.  It is also very important that you sign up to testify at the Senate committee hearing which begins at 1:00 p.m.  Information on how to testify can be found here.  

February 6 Second Amendment Freedom Rally

Lawyer’s Mall - Across from the State House at 100 State Circle in Annapolis

 Please arrive by 11:30 a.m.

Program and speakers begin at Noon

 

If you are unable to attend, please contact your state legislators and urge them to oppose Senate Bill 281.  Contact information for your state legislators can be found here.   Please also contact members of the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee in advance of the hearing on February 6th.

 

Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee Members:

Senator Brian E. Frosh, Chairman (D-16)

301-858-3124

brian.frosh@senate.state.md.us

 

Senator Lisa A. Gladden, Vice Chairman (D-41)

410-841-3697

lisa.gladden@senate.state.md.us

 

Senator James Brochin (D-42)

410-841-3648

jim.brochin@senate.state.md.us

 

Senator Joseph M. Getty (R-5)

410-841-3683

joseph.getty@senate.state.md.us

 

Senator Jennie M. Forehand (D-17)

301-858-3134

jennie.forehand@senate.state.md.us

 

Senator Nancy Jacobs (R-34)

410-841-3158

nancy.jacobs@senate.state.md.us

 

Senator C. Anthony Muse (D-26)

301-858-3092

anthony.muse@senate.state.md.us

 

Senator Jamie Raskin (D-20)

301-858-3634

jamie.raskin@senate.state.md.us

 

Senator Christopher B. Shank (R-2)

301-858-3903

christopher.shank@senate.state.md.us

 

Senator Norman R. Stone Jr. (D-6)

410-841-3587

norman.stone@senate.state.md.us

 

Senator Bobby A. Zirkin (D-11)

410-841-3131

bobby.zirkin@senate.state.md.us

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Further Reading

  • Maryland: Gun Owners Must Act NOW! Senate Committee Hearing for Anti-Gun Senate Bill 281 set for February 6

    Governor Martin O’Malley has made targeting the rights of law-abiding gun owners a legislative priority this session and your help is needed to stop the assaults on the Second Amendment in Annapolis! O’Malley’s anti-gun legislation was introduced this week as Senate Bill 281 and its companion, House Bill 294, was introduced last night. SB 281 has been referred to the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee and will be heard on February 6. At this time, there is no hearing date scheduled for HB 294, but it is expected to be heard soon. Both of these bills are expected to move very quickly through the legislative process, so it is imperative that you contact committee members and your own state legislators IMMEDIATELY and urge them to oppose this legislation! Additionally, plan to testify on February 6 before the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee in opposition to SB 281.
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