SB 1172 would protect our Second Amendment rights by prohibiting any government agency from confiscating or regulating the lawful sale, possession, transfer, transport and carry of firearms during a state of emergency, such as occurred in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
Please contact the members of the Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee TODAY and respectfully urge them to support SB 1172.
The contact information for committee members is listed below:
State Senator Lisa Baker (R-20), Chair
State Senator Robert D. Robbins (R-50), Vice Chair
State Senator Andrew E. Dinniman (D-19), Minority Chair
State Senator Joseph B. Scarnati III (R-25), ex-officio
State Senator Terry L. Punt (R-33)
State Senator Robert M. Tomlinson (R-6)
State Senator Michael L. Waugh (R-28)
State Senator Donald C. White (R-41)
State Senator Shirley M. Kitchen (D-3)
State Senator Michael J. Stack (D-5)
State Senator Leanna M. Washington (D-4)