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Kansas: Right to Carry Reform Bill to be Heard in Senate Committee Next Week!

Thursday, February 24, 2011

On Thursday, March 3 the Senate Natural Resources Committee will hold a public hearing on Senate Bill 152.  This NRA-backed legislation would allow person’s licensed to carry a concealed firearm to lawfully carry a firearm with them while hunting.  Current law restricts possession during bow season and limits handgun possession to certain legal hunting calibers, effectively prohibiting anyone from carrying a firearm for self-defense.  SB 152 would correct a flaw in the law and make the statutes more uniform. 

Please contact the members of the Senate Natural Resources Committee today and respectfully urge them to support SB 152.

Senate Natural Resources Committee:

Senator Ralph Ostmeyer (R-13), Chairman
Phone: 785-296-7399
Email:Ralph.Ostmeyer@senate.ks.gov

Senator Carolyn McGinn (R-9), Vice Chairman
Phone: 785-296-7377
Email:Carolyn.McGinn@senate.ks.gov

Senator Marci Francisco (D-8), Ranking Minority Member
Phone: 785-296-7364
Email:Marci.Francisco@senate.ks.gov

Senator Mary Pilcher-Cook (R-18)
Phone: 785-296-7362
Email:Mary.PilcherCook@senate.ks.gov

Senator Terry Bruce (R-36)
Phone: 785-296-7300
Email:Terry.Bruce@senate.ks.gov

Senator Steve Abrams (R-6)
Phone: 785-296-7381
Email:Steve.Abrams@senate.ks.gov

Senator Steve Morris (R-1)
Phone: 785-296-2419
Email:
Steve.Morris@senate.ks.gov

Senator Mark Taddiken (R-4)
Phone: 785-296-7371
Email:Mark.Taddiken@senate.ks.gov

Senator Ruth Teichman (R-11)
Phone: 785-296-7394
Email:Ruth.Teichman@senate.ks.gov

Senator Garrett Love (R-12)
Phone: 785-296-7359
Email:Garrett.Love@senate.ks.gov

Senator Allen Schmidt (D-40)
Phone: 785-296-7366
Email:Allen.Schmidt@senate.ks.gov

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