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Tennessee: Pro-Gun Legislation to Be Heard in the General Assembly

Monday, February 8, 2016

Tennessee: Pro-Gun Legislation to Be Heard in the General Assembly

This week, several pro-gun bills are scheduled for hearings in the Tennessee General Assembly.  Please contact members of the Senate Judiciary Committee and members of the House Civil Justice Subcommittee and ask for their support of the following bills:

Senate Bill 1559 and House Bill 1644, sponsored by state Senator Mike Bell (R-9) and state Representative Tilman Goins (R-10) respectively, would require the chief administrative officer of a private school to implement a handgun carry policy.

Senate Bill 2376, also sponsored by Senator Bell, would allow an employee of a public college or university with a valid handgun carry permit to carry a handgun on school property.

House Bill 2575, sponsored by state Representative Gerald McCormick (R-26), would extend permit renewals to occur every eight years and would also lower handgun permit fees.

Senate Bill 1991, sponsored by state Senator Brian Kelsey (R-3), would prohibit a public institution from taking action against an employee or student for the lawful transportation or storage of a firearm or ammunition.

We strongly urge you to contact members of the Senate Judiciary Committee and members of the House Civil Justice Subcommittee and ask for their support on these critical bills.

House Civil Justice Subcomittee

Representative Jim Coley
(615) 741-8201
rep.jim.coley@capitol.tn.gov

Representative Bill W. Beck
(615) 741-3229
rep.bill.beck@capitol.tn.gov

Representative Mike Carter
(615) 741-3025
rep.mike.carter@capitol.tn.gov

Representative Sherry Jones
(615) 741-2035
rep.sherry.jones@capitol.tn.gov

Representative Jon Lundberg
(615) 741-7623
 rep.jon.lundberg@capitol.tn.gov

 

Senate Judiciary Committee

Senator Brian Kelsey
(615) 741-3036
sen.brian.kelsey@capitol.tn.gov

Senator Doug Overbey
(615) 741-0981
sen.doug.overbey@capitol.tn.gov

Senator Janice Bowling
615-741-6694
sen.janice.bowling@capitol.tn.gov

Senator Mike Bell
(615) 741-1946
sen.mike.bell@capitol.tn.gov

Senator Todd Gardenhire
(615) 741-6682
sen.todd.gardenhire@capitol.tn.gov

Senator Lee Harris
(615) 741-1767
sen.lee.harris@capitol.tn.gov

Senator Sara Kyle
(615) 741-4167
sen.sara.kyle@capitol.tn.gov

Senator Kerry Roberts
(615) 741-4499
sen.kerry.roberts@capitol.tn.gov

Senator John Stevens
(615) 741-4576
sen.john.stevens@capitol.tn.gov

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