Tomorrow, March 23, the House Civil Justice Subcommittee will discuss legislation allowing faculty and staff to protect themselves and students on campus. It is important that you contact members of the House Civil Justice Subcommittee and urge them to vote in favor of this bill! Please click the “Take Action” button below to contact the committee members!
House Bill 1736, sponsored by Representative Andy Holt (R-76), and Senate Bill 2376, sponsored by Senator Mike Bell (R-9), would permit full-time employees of state public colleges or universities to carry a handgun while on property owned, operated, or used by the employing college or university if the employee has a valid Tennessee handgun carry permit.
Once again, please click the “Take Action” button above to contact members of the House Civil Justice Subcommittee and urge them to support HB 1736! Additionally, please contact members of the Senate Judiciary Committee and urge them to vote in favor of companion bill, Senate Bill 2376!