Explore The NRA Universe Of Websites

nra-ila top stories

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.

NRA-ILA NEWS
SECTION
FROM
WITHIN
Hawaii: Anti-Gun Legislation Passes Committee

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Hawaii: Anti-Gun Legislation Passes Committee

SB 898, sponsored by state Senator Ronald Kouchi (D-8), would permanently strip an individual of their Second Amendment ...

Arkansas: Your Urgent Action Needed to Ensure Flawed Campus Carry Bill is Amended!

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Arkansas: Your Urgent Action Needed to Ensure Flawed Campus Carry Bill is Amended!

After being amended on the Senate floor and in the Senate Judiciary committee, HB 1249 now includes an ...

Iowa: Pro-Gun Bill Passes Subcommittee

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Iowa: Pro-Gun Bill Passes Subcommittee

Today, House Study Bill 133, the omnibus bill which would make many pro-gun reforms for Iowa gun owners, passed ...

Wyoming: Senate Passes Pro-Carry Bill and Defeats Another

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Wyoming: Senate Passes Pro-Carry Bill and Defeats Another

Today, House Bill 137 advanced in the Wyoming Senate and is scheduled for second reading tomorrow.  Unfortunately, campus ...

Kansas: Senate Version of Anti-Carry Bill Introduced

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Kansas: Senate Version of Anti-Carry Bill Introduced

Recently introduced in the Kansas Senate is Senate Bill 210, the Senate version of anti-self-defense House Bill 2150.

West Virginia: Sunday Hunting Legislation Passes Committee

Thursday, February 23, 2017

West Virginia: Sunday Hunting Legislation Passes Committee

Today, the Senate Judiciary Committee passed Senate Bill 345.  Sponsored by state Senator Mark Maynard (R-6) SB 345 ...

South Dakota: Gold Card and Enhanced Permit Holders Now Eligible for NICS Exemption

Thursday, February 23, 2017

South Dakota: Gold Card and Enhanced Permit Holders Now Eligible for NICS Exemption

Last session, the South Dakota Legislature passed and Governor Dennis Daugaard (R) signed into law House Bill 1190.

Tennessee: Critical Self-Defense Legislation on the Move

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Tennessee: Critical Self-Defense Legislation on the Move

Important pro-gun legislation has passed out of the House Civil Justice Subcommittee and will move to the full ...

Arizona Republic  

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Court says a gun's looks matter more than its function (yes, really)

People ask me why I'm such an ardent gun-rights supporter.My answer: Because I believe in making laws that ...

The Hill  

Thursday, February 23, 2017

CPAC highlights include Trump, Pence

Other notable speakers include former GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina, former UN ambassador John Bolton, Maine Gov. Paul ...

NRA ILA

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.