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Indiana: House Committee to Hear Pro-Gun Legislation Tomorrow

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Tomorrow, Senate Bill 229 will be heard in the Indiana House Public Policy Committee.  Sponsored by state Senator Jim Tomes (R-49), SB 229 would prohibit government entities, including law enforcement agencies, from conducting taxpayer-funded gun “buybacks” as well as prohibit the destruction of useable firearms by law enforcement agencies.  SB 229 would also require law enforcement agencies to either re-sell or return to the original owner those confiscated firearms which are safe and operable.  State Representative Sean Eberhart (R-57) has been designated as the handler of SB 229 in the House.

Using the contact information provided below, please call and e-mail members of the House Public Policy Committee and respectfully urge them to support Senate Bill 229.

 

House Public Policy Committee:

Republican Switchboard:800-382-9841
Democratic Switchboard:800-382-9842
 
Representative Thomas Dermody (R-20), Chairman
h20@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Jack Lutz (R-35), Vice Chairman
h35@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Edward Clere (R-72)
h72@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Sean Eberhart (R-57)
h57@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Matthew Lehman (R-79)
h79@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Jim Lucas (R-69)
h69@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Mark Messmer (R-63)
h63@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Ben Smaltz (R-52)
h52@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Timothy Wesco (R-21)
h21@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Philip GiaQuinta (D-80)
h80@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Terri Jo Austin (D-36)
h36@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Sue Errington (D-34)
h34@iga.in.gov

 
Representative Karlee Macer (D-92) 
h92@iga.in.gov

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