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Maryland: Final House Vote on Senate Bill 281 to Take Place TODAY

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Today, Senate Bill 281 will have its final vote on the floor of the House of Delegates.  If passed, this extremist anti-gun bill will go to the state Senate for a concurrence vote on the House amendments.  It is critical that you contact Senate President Mike Miller and strongly urge him to oppose Senate Bill 281.  This is Senator Miller’s final chance to protect the Second Amendment rights of Maryland residents. 

Senate Bill 281 is a misguided attempt at preventing crime that will inevitably only punish law-abiding gun owners for exercising our fundamental right to keep and bear arms.  Only a single clause in this 50+ page bill would actually affect criminals - who, by definition, violate the law.  Please contact Senator Mike Miller and politely urge him to protect your Second Amendment rights by OPPOSING concurrence with the House-amended Senate Bill 281.

Senate President Mike Miller


Please also call your legislators in the House and Senate and tell them to oppose Senate Bill 281.

Contact information for your state legislators can be found here.



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Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.