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Indiana: Victim Defense Bill Needs Your Help

Friday, March 17, 2017

Indiana: Victim Defense Bill Needs Your Help

With the end of the Indiana 2017 legislative session approaching, the Senate Judiciary Committee must decide whether they will consider House ...

News  

Thursday, March 16, 2017

House Passes Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act

The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) applauds the House of Representatives today for passing The ...

Utah: Self-Defense Legislation Awaits Governor’s Signature

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Utah: Self-Defense Legislation Awaits Governor’s Signature

House Bill 198 has officially arrived on the desk of Governor Gary Herbert and awaits his signature.

Vermont:  Gun Control Bill Advances on Party Line Vote

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Vermont: Gun Control Bill Advances on Party Line Vote

A dangerous gun control bill disguised as domestic violence prevention advanced out of the House Judiciary Committee on ...

Alabama: Companion Constitutional/Permitless Carry Bill Introduced

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Alabama: Companion Constitutional/Permitless Carry Bill Introduced

This week, House Bill 414, sponsored by state Representative Isaac Whorton (R-38), was introduced as the companion bill ...

Iowa: House File 517 Passes Committee and Headed to Senate Floor

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Iowa: House File 517 Passes Committee and Headed to Senate Floor

On March 16, the Senate Judiciary Committee passed House File 517, the omnibus bill which would make many pro-gun ...

Wyoming: Self-Defense Legislation Vetoed Prior to Deadline

Hunting  

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Wyoming: Self-Defense Legislation Vetoed Prior to Deadline

On Tuesday, Governor Matt Mead vetoed NRA-backed House Bill 137 that was passed with overwhelming support from the ...

Illinois: Committee Passes Lead Ammunition Ban

Hunting  

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Illinois: Committee Passes Lead Ammunition Ban

On March 16, the Senate Environment and Conservation Committee passed Senate Bill 1985 by a 5-3 vote.

West Virginia: Pro-Gun and Pro-Hunting Legislation Needs Your Help

Hunting  

Thursday, March 16, 2017

West Virginia: Pro-Gun and Pro-Hunting Legislation Needs Your Help

Multiple pro-gun and pro-hunting bills are awaiting consideration in the West Virginia Legislature and need your help to ...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Florida Action Report: Three (3) Good Bills Passed Today 3/15/2017

ACTION # 1:  SB-128, the self-defense bill/burden of proof bill was heard by the full Senate on final ...

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