Please Stand-Up and Make Your Voices Heard!
In 2006 after Hurricane Katrina, the Mississippi Legislature amended the state's firearms preemption law to prevent cities and counties from interfering with the lawful transportation and possession of firearms in one's home, vehicle, or place of business during a state of emergency or natural disaster. This year, Senator Flowers has introduced SB 2036, which amends the state's emergency powers laws to create additional Second Amendment protections for law-abiding citizens during a future crisis.
Senator Flowers has also filed SB 2306, which repeals a prohibition in the state's Right-to-Carry law on permit holders possessing handguns in parks. The current statute makes no distinction between national, and state or local parks. Unless this bill passes, permit holders in
Please contact the members of the Senate Judiciary B Committee and your State Senator TODAY and respectfully urge them to support both SB 2036 and SB 2306! Contact information for the Senate Judiciary B Committee can be found below. Please click here to find contact information for your State Senator.
State Senator Gray Tollison, Chairman, (D-9)
State Senator Michael Watson, Vice-Chairman, (R-51)
State Senator Sidney Albritton, (R-40)
State Senator David Baria, (D-46)
State Senator David Blount, (D-29)
State Senator Terry W. Brown, (R-17)
State Senator Hob Bryan, (D-7)
State Senator Terry C. Burton, (R-31)
State Senator Vincent Davis, (D-36)
State Senator W. Briggs Hopson III, (R-23)
State Senator Perry Lee, (R-35)
State Senator Bennie L. Turner, (D-16)
State Senator Johnnie E. Walls, Jr., (D-12)
State Senator Giles Ward, (R-18)
State Senator J. P. Wilemon, Jr., (D-5)