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California: Firearm-Related Legislation Expected to be heard Next Week

Friday, June 26, 2015

California: Firearm-Related Legislation Expected to be heard Next Week

Contact Committee Members TODAY to SUPPORT AB 950 and OPPOSE SB 347 & AB 96

 

Pro-gun Assembly Bill 950 is scheduled to be heard this Monday, June 29 in State Capitol room 4203 at 10:00 a.m. by the state Senate Committee on Appropriations.  AB 950 would allow a person who is subject to a gun “violence” restraining order to transfer his or her firearms to a licensed firearms dealer.  Please contact the members of the state Senate Committee on Appropriations and urge them to SUPPORT AB 950.  Contact information for this committee can be found here.

 

Anti-gun Senate Bill 347 is scheduled to be heard this Tuesday, June 30 in State Capitol room 126 at 9:00 a.m. by the state Assembly Committee on Public Safety.  SB 347 would add to the list of misdemeanor convictions that would result in a 10-year prohibition on the possession of firearms. Please contact the members of the state Assembly Committee on Public Safety and urge them to OPPOSE SB 347.  Contact information for this committee can be found here.

 

 

In other news, anti-hunting Assembly Bill 96 passed the state Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water by a vote of 7 to 2.   AB 96 has now been scheduled to be heard by the state Senate Committee on Appropriations on Monday, July 6.  AB 96 would prohibit a person from purchasing, selling, offering for sale, possessing with intent to sell, or importing with intent to sell ivory or rhinoceros horn, except as specified, and would make this prohibition enforceable by the Department of Fish and Wildlife.  Please contact the members of the state Senate Committee on Appropriations and urge them to OPPOSE AB 96.  Contact information for this committee can be found here.

 

Don’t forget to forward this alert to your family, friends, fellow gun owners and sportsmen and urge them to call the members of the respective Senate and Assembly Committees to SUPPORT AB 950 and OPPOSE SB 347 and AB 96.

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