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Wisconsin: Public Hearing on Vital Emergency Powers Legislation!

Wednesday, November 21, 2007

Your Attendance Is Needed!

On Tuesday, November 27, the State Assembly Committee on Homeland Security and State Preparedness will hold a public hearing on Assembly Bill 581, sponsored by Assemblyman Scott Gunderson (R-83).   AB 581 would prevent the state of Wisconsin from restricting the possession, transfer, sale, transport, storage, display, or use of firearms or ammunition during a declared state of emergency.  

AB 581 will prevent government authorities from confiscating firearms from law-abiding citizens, such as occurred in New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

Please make plans to attend this important public hearing.  If you are unable to attend, please contact the members of the State Assembly Committee on Homeland Security and State Preparedness and respectively urge them to support AB 581.

Hearing Information:
Tuesday, November 27
10:00 a.m.
400 Northeast
State Capitol   

Members of the Committee on Homeland Security and State Preparedness

Assemblywoman Joan Ballweg, Chair (R-41)
(608) 266-8077
Rep.Ballweg@legis.wisconsin.gov 

Assemblywoman Samantha Kerkman, Vice-Chair (R-66)
(608) 266-2530 
Rep.Kerkman@legis.wisconsin.gov 

Assemblyman Charles Benedict (D-45)
(608) 266-9967
Rep.Benedict@legis.wisconsin.gov 

Assemblyman J. A. Hines (R-42)
(608) 266-7746 
Rep.Hines@legis.wisconsin.gov 

Assemblyman Terry Musser (R-92)
(608) 266-7461 
Rep.Musser@legis.wisconsin.gov 

Assemblyman Kevin Petersen (R-40)
(608) 266-3794 
Rep.Petersen@legis.wisconsin.gov 

Assemblyman Marlin Schneider
(608) 266-0215 
Rep.Schneider@legis.wisconsin.gov 

Assemblywoman Christine Sinicki
(608) 266-8588 
Rep.Sinicki@legis.wisconsin.gov 

Assemblyman Robert Ziegelbauer
(608) 266-0315 
Rep.Ziegelbauer@legis.wisconsin.gov 

For help identifying your State Legislator, please click here.

Please continue to check your email and www.NRAILA.org for updates on AB 581.

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