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HB 2229 would criminalize the attempted purchase of more than two handguns from a federally licensed firearms dealer in any thirty day period, even by law-abiding citizens who are legally allowed to buy guns and clear a background check administered by the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). Violators would be subject to a $200 fine and up to ten days in jail.
HB 2229 is a violation of our Second Amendment rights and must be defeated. Accordingly, please contact members of the House Judiciary Committee and respectfully voice your opposition to HB 2229. Contact information for committee members can be found here.