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Florida: REPORT on the Committee Hearing of HM-545 - Right to Keep & Bear Arms

Friday, March 22, 2013

DATE:       March 22, 2013
TO:           USF & NRA Members and Friends
FROM:      Marion P. Hammer
                USF Executive Director
                NRA Past President

House Memorial 545 by Representative Neil Combee (R) was heard in the state House Local and Federal Affairs Committee on today at 8:00 am.  HM-545 passed by a vote of 10 to 3 with 5 committee members absent.  It now moves to the state House Judiciary Committee.

HM-545 by Representative Combee is a message to the Congress of the United States and the President that reminds them uphold the Constitution and rights of the citizens it was created to protect. 

Every elected official, in their Oath of Office swears to uphold the Constitution. 

This Memorial declares the intent of Legislators in Florida to uphold their oath of office and protect Second Amendment right -- should the majority of the elected officials in Washington forget theirs.

VOTING FOR THE BILL (Please send an e-mail thanking the good guys by blocking and copying all e-mail addresses into the "Send To" box)


eddy.gonzalez@myfloridahouse.gov,
ray.pilon@myfloridahouse.gov,
Dwight.Dudley@myfloridahouse.gov,
clay.ingram@myfloridahouse.gov,
Mike.LaRosa@myfloridahouse.gov,
MaryLynn.Magar@myfloridahouse.gov,
george.moraitis@myfloridahouse.gov,
Holly.Raschein@myfloridahouse.gov,
jimmie.smith@myfloridahouse.gov,
Charlie.Stone@myfloridahouse.gov,

VOTING AGAINST THE BILL
Randolph.Bracy@myfloridahouse.gov,
Bobby.Powell@myfloridahouse.gov,
Sharon.Pritchett@myfloridahouse.gov,

ABSENT
daphne.campbell@myfloridahouse.gov,
Ricardo.Rangel@myfloridahouse.gov,
Jose.Rodriguez@myfloridahouse.gov,
David.Santiago@myfloridahouse.gov,
charles.vanzant@myfloridahouse.gov

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