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Last Stand to Prevent Attack on Right-To-Carry in Colorado!

Tuesday, February 20, 2007

 

Please Contact Your State Senators Today!

Senate Bill 34, sponsored by State Senator John Morse (D-11), passed on second reading today, in the Colorado Senate. 

If enac
ted, non-resident concealed carry permits will no longer be honored if the address on the holder’s identification is different than the state where the permit was issued.  For example, a Florida permit issued to a non-resident will not be recognized in Colorado.  No demonstrated need has been presented to justify SB34, legislation that will potentially threaten reciprocity agreements.  This bill will invalidate non-resident permit holders as well as create second-class citizens out of Colorado residents.

Two State Senators, Senators Ken Kester (R-2) and Jack Taylor (R-8), originally committed to vote against this legislation and are now considering changing their position at the last minute. 

There is one last vote to try to kill Senate Bill 34 in the Senate.

 

PLEASE CONTACT SENATORS KESTER AND TAYLOR AND
RESPECTFULLY URGE THEM TO OPPOSE SB34!

 

State Senator Ken Kester can be reached at (303) 866-4877 or via email, ken.kester.senate@state.co.us.  State Senator Jack Taylor can be reached at (303) 866-5292.  Also, please continue contacting your State Senator at (303) 866-2316 and respectfully urge him or her to oppose SB34.


To find further contact information or help identifying your legislators
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