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Alabama: Senate Passes SB 14 with Overwhelming Support

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Alabama: Senate Passes SB 14 with Overwhelming Support

This evening, April 5, the Alabama Senate approved and passed Senate Bill 14 with a 27-7 vote.  Senate Bill 304 remains on the third reading calendar and will likely be taken up for a floor vote on Thursday.  With about a month remaining in the 2016 Regular Session, it is imperative that these important pro-gun reforms receive prompt consideration in both chambers.  Please click the “Take Action” button below to contact your state Representative! 


Senate Bill 14 is important legislation that would recognize a law-abiding gun owner’s ability to possess a concealed handgun in a vehicle without first obtaining a government-issued permit A majority of states already allow law-abiding gun owners to carry a loaded handgun in their vehicle for self-defense without government-mandated permitting and taxation.  If an individual can lawfully own and possess a firearm, they should not have restrictions placed on their ability to exercise their fundamental right to self-defense outside of their home and in their vehicle.  For additional information regarding this important measure, VIEW and SHARE our “SB 14 Talking Points!” 

Senate Bill 304 seeks to solve a disparity in concealed weapon license (CWL) fees between counties.  SB 304 will accomplish this fix by allowing law-abiding individuals to apply for a permit in any county in the state.  For additional information regarding this important measure, VIEW and SHARE our “SB 304 Talking Points!” 

Again, please click the “Take Action” button above to contact your state Representative and politely urge them to support Senate Bill 14.  Additionally, please contact your county Sheriff  and respectfully urge him or her to support SB 14 and SB 304. 

 

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Thursday, April 8, 2021

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Yesterday, the House of Delegates promptly voted 87-0 to concur with the Senate amendments to House Bill 2793. It now goes to Governor Jim Justice’s desk for his signature.

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Guide To The Interstate Transportation Of Firearms

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Thursday, January 1, 2015

Guide To The Interstate Transportation Of Firearms

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South Carolina: Constitutional Carry Passes Critical Vote

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

South Carolina: Constitutional Carry Passes Critical Vote

Today, the House voted 69-47 to advance House Bill 3096 after second reading. This clears the way for H. 3096 to receive a third reading tomorrow, where the House can vote to pass it.

NRA-backed Constitutional Carry Signed in Tennessee

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Thursday, April 8, 2021

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