Senate Bill 6005, micro-stamping legislation, is currently on the Senate calendar to be heard sometime today, Tuesday, June 15. S6005 would ban the sale of virtually all semi-automatic handguns in the state. Since the Senate could vote on this bill at any time today, it is critical that you call your State Senator immediately and urge them to OPPOSE Senate Bill 6005.
Also today, Mayor Bloomberg and members of his “Mayors Against Illegal Guns” (MAIG) coalition will be holding a press conference in
This bill would require all semi-automatic handguns delivered to any licensed firearms dealer in
Micro-stamping is an unproven technology that is easily defeated with common household tools and the replacement of a few small parts. It has no public safety value, adds substantially to the cost of the firearm and potentially puts other gun owners at risk of prosecution since criminals will no doubt collect fired brass from shooting ranges to leave at crime scenes. If passed, the availability of semi-automatic handguns in
It is imperative that you stand-up and make your voice heard in opposition to this attack on our rights. Please contact your State Senator, IMMEDIATELY at 518-455-2800 and respectfully urge them to oppose S6005. To identify your State Senator, please click or here.