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Know Your State's Gun Laws

Whether you're traveling interstate, have recently moved, or are a long-time resident, knowing your specific state's gun laws is an important part of gun ownership.


Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Colorado: Tell Your Representative to Support Repeal of Arbitrary Magazine Ban

In 2013, the Colorado Legislature restricted the ability of law-abiding gun owners to protect themselves by limiting the ...

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

California: The NRA & CRPA Helps Overcome Opposition to Range Opening

Gunther Guns is a retail firearm store in the City of Carlsbad, California.  The store is located in ...

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Virginia: Update on Important Self-Defense Legislation

Yesterday, Senate Bill 626 passed in the Virginia Senate with bipartisan support on a 32-8 vote.

Philadelphia Daily News  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Police: Gun owner saved cop from attack

Police are crediting a vigilant gun owner with saving the life of an Upper Darby cop Friday after he saw the officer being attacked and surrounded by a large group of teens.

Panama City News Herald  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Florida senators target records about hunters

The Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee on Tuesday backed a measure (SB 1364) that would create a public-records exemption to shield personal information — such as names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, addresses ...

Chicago Tribune  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Illinois: Judge dismisses amended lawsuit against proposed Niles gun shop

An amended lawsuit filed by a Skokie-based gun control advocacy group against the village of Niles and the owners behind a proposed gun shop and range was dismissed by a Cook County judge Tuesday afternoon.

Idaho State Journal  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Idahoans’ love of firearms supports lots of businesses

With roughly 180 firearms and ammunition manufacturers and the second most firearm-industry jobs per capita, Idaho’s economy leans heavily on the making and selling of guns, according to a study done by the financial website ...

Brisbane Times (Australia)  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Australian Gun Control: Queensland Police seize Townsville Crocs t-shirt launcher

For more than a decade an air-powered piece of PVC pipe has, without fear or favour, fired t-shirts into a delighted crowd at home games of the Townsville Crocodiles.But no more.The National Basketball League team ...

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Arizona: BLM Asking for Public Input on Recreational Shooting in the Sonoran Desert National Monument

Under a March 2015 federal court order, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is required to reanalyze the ...

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Hawaii: Two Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled for Hearing Tomorrow

Tomorrow, February 10, two anti-gun bills are scheduled to be heard in the Hawaii State Legislature.  The first ...


Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.