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Mississippi Senate Passes Two Key Second Amendment Bills!

Friday, February 29, 2008

This week, the Senate passed two important NRA-backed measures.  Senate Bill 2411, sponsored by State Senator Eric Powell (D-4), would allow law-abiding Mississippians to apply for a concealed carry license by mail and provide senior citizens a 50% discount on renewal of permit.  Senate Bill 2466, would protect existing shooting ranges and allow them to make repairs or modifications to the existing building, expand range membership, and allow for participation opportunities in the community, etc., without the local government placing certain restrictions upon them. This legislation is sponsored by State Senator Walter Michel (R-25). 

Both of these bills move to the House for consideration.
 

Please keep checking your email and
www.NRAILA.org for committee assignments and updates on both SB2411 and SB2466.
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Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.