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Virginia Pro-Second Amendment Measures to be Heard in Senate Committees!

Tuesday, February 14, 2006

Two pro-gun bills that were passed by the House of Delegates last week could possibly be heard in Senate Committees as early as tomorrow!

House Bill 162, Delegate Scott Lingamfelter (R-31), allows law-abiding citizens to keep lawfully transported firearms locked in their personal vehicles while parked on property controlled by their employer, will likely be heard in the Senate Courts of Justice Committee on Wednesday, February 15 at 2:00 p.m.

Please contact the Senate Courts of Justice Committee members below and strongly encourage them to vote in favor of HB 162.

Senate Courts of Justice Committee

Senator Kenneth W. Stolle (R-08), Chairman

Phone: (804) 698-7508

E-mail: district08@sov.state.va.us

Senator Richard R. Saslaw (D-35)

Phone: (804) 698-7535

E-mail: district35@sov.state.va.us

Senator Henry L. Marsh, III (D-16)

Phone: (804) 698-7516

E-mail: district16@sov.state.va.us

Senator Frederick M. Quayle (D-20)

Phone: (804) 698-7513

E-mail: district13@sov.state.va.us

Senator Thomas K. Norment, Jr. (R-03)

Phone: (804) 698-7503

E-mail: district03@sov.state.va.us

Senator Janet D. Howell (D-32)

Phone: (804) 698-7532

E-mail: district32@sov.state.va.us

Senator Louise L. Lucas (D-18)

Phone: (804) 698-7518

E-mail: district18@sov.state.va.us

Senator John S. Edwards (D-21)

Phone: (804) 698-7521

E-mail: district21@sov.state.va.us

Senator Wm. Roscoe Reynolds (D-20)

Phone: (804) 698-7520

E-mail: district20@sov.state.va.us

Senator Toddy Puller (D-36)

Phone: (804) 698-7536

E-mail: district36@sov.state.va.us

Senator Nick Rerras (R-06)

Phone: (804) 698-7506

E-mail: district06@sov.state.va.us

Senator Harry B. Blevins (R-14)

Phone: (804) 698-7514

E-mail: district14@sov.state.va.us

Senator Ken Cuccinelli, II (R-37)

Phone: (804) 698-7537

E-mail: district37@sov.state.va.us

Senator Mark D. Obenshain (R-26)

Phone: (804) 698-7526

E-mail: district26@sov.state.va.us

Senator Ryan T. McDougle (R-04)

Phone: (804) 698-7504

E-mail: district04@sov.state.va.us

Also tomorrow, the Senate General Laws and Technology Committee is likely to consider House Bill 1265, sponsored by Delegate Bill Janis (R-56). HB1265 would prevent the Governor, or any government authority, from suspending or restricting the Right to Keep and Bear Arms during a declared state of emergency.

Please call the Senate General Laws Committee members below and encourage them to vote in favor of HB 1265.   

Senate General Laws and Technology Committee

Senator Walter A. Stosch (R-12), Chairman

Phone:  (804) 698-7512

E-mail:  district12@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Charles J. Colgan (D-29)

Phone: (804) 698-7529

E-mail:  district29@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Edward R. Houck (D-17)

Phone: (804) 698-7517

E-mail: district17@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Benjamin J. Lambert (D-09)

Phone: (804) 698-7509

E-mail: district09@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Yvonne B. Miller (D-05)

Phone: (804) 698-7505

E-mail:  district05@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator William C. Wampler, Jr. (R-40)

Phone: (804) 698-7540

E-mail: district40@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Charles R. Hawkins (R-19)

Phone: (804) 698-7519

E-mail:  district19@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Stephen H. Martin (R-11)

Phone:  (804) 698-7511

E-mail:  district11@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Frank M. Ruff, Jr. (R-15)

Phone: (804) 698-7515

E-mail:  district15@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Frank W. Wagner (R-07)

Phone:  (804) 698-7507

E-mail: district07@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Jay O'Brien (R-39)

Phone: (804) 698-7539

E-mail:  district39@sov.state.va.us 

 

Senator Brandon J. Bell, II. (R-22)

Phone:  (804) 698-7522

E-mail:  district22@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Jeannemarie Devolites Davis (R-34)

Phone:  (804) 698-7534

E-mail:  district34@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Mamie E. Locke (D-02)

Phone:  (804) 698-7502

E-mail: district02@sov.state.va.us

 

Senator Mark R. Herring (D-33)

Phone: (804) 698-7533

E-mail:  district33@sov.state.va.us

Please Contact these State Senators, Today!

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