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Posted on February 5, 2013
Two NRA-backed bills of importance to Georgia gun owners, sportsmen and Second Amendment supporters, were introduced this week:
Senate Bill 101, sponsored by state Senator Frank Ginn (R-47), was introduced and referred to the Senate Judiciary Non-Civil Committee for consideration. This comprehensive bill takes steps to ensure protection and fortification of our Second Amendment rights. SB 101, if passed and enacted into law, would make the following changes:
Senate Bill 93, sponsored by Senator Bill Heath (R-31), was introduced and referred to the Senate Natural Resources and the Environment Committee for consideration. SB 93 would allow hunters in Georgia to use lawfully-possessed suppressors (also referred to as silencers) on firearms while hunting.
Currently, more than half of the states allow hunters to use suppressors while hunting. There are numerous benefits to hunting with suppressed firearms, including:
Recently, Arizona, Oklahoma and Texas adopted new rules allowing for use of suppressors when hunting game. It’s time that hunters in Georgia are able to enjoy the same opportunities available to sportsmen in more than half of the country. For more information on firearms and suppressors, click here.
SB 101 and SB 93 are critical to your Right to Keep and Bear Arms and hunting heritage in Georgia. Contact your state Senator TODAY and urge him or her to support this NRA-backed legislation. Click here to view contact information for your state Senator.
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