Please Contact Committee Members Today!
Senate Bill 53, introduced by state Senator Scott Renfroe (R-13), has been scheduled for a hearing in the
This legislation eliminates the authority of the governor to suspend or limit the sale, dispensing, or transportation of firearms during a state of disaster emergency. State lawmakers thought they addressed this issue years ago, but it was discovered that a drafting oversight actually left a component of the old law on the books. During session last February, this committee defeated similar legislation on a partisan 3-2 vote.
Please contact members of the
Bob Bacon (D-14) Vice Chairman
Betty Boyd (D-21)
Bill Cadman (R-10)
Kevin Grantham (R-2)