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Friday, October 12, 2001

Senate Passes Smith/Burns Amendment

Yesterday, the U.S. Senate passed S. 1447, the "Aviation Security Act," on a rare 100 - 0 vote. ...

Wednesday, October 10, 2001

Shooters & Hunters Protected in New Growth Legislation

The Colorado General Assembly just passed HB 1006, a bill concerning local government plans for urban growth. Thanks ...

Friday, October 5, 2001

AGS Continues To Try To Exploit Fear Over Terrorism

Last week, we reported the shameless attempt by Americans for Gun Safety (AGS) to exploit the terrorist attacks ...

Friday, October 5, 2001

North Carolina - SB 680 Passes Out of House Finance Committee

The North Carolina lawsuit preemption bill, SB 680, was passed out of the House Finance Committee this week ...

Friday, October 5, 2001

Support the Smith/Burns Amendment

In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks of September 11, various proposals have been offered to deal with ...

Friday, October 5, 2001

Congress Considers "Demilitarization" Requirement

This week, the U.S. Senate passed S. 1438, the Department of Defense (DoD) annual authorization bill, which contains ...

Thursday, October 4, 2001

Albuquerque Supports Right-to-Carry: Voters Elect Chavez As Mayor

FAIRFAX, VA -- On Tuesday, Albuquerque voters repudiated anti-gun Mayor Jim Baca`s attempts to exclude them from the ...

Friday, September 28, 2001

Anti-Gunners Shamelessly Exploit September 11 Tragedies

As we predicted, the anti-Second Amendment community has employed the disgraceful tactic of exploiting our nation`s fear over ...

Friday, September 21, 2001

Some Stores Suspend the Sale of Firearms and Ammunition

When terrorists launched their attacks last week, many Americans became extremely concerned over their safety, and rightfully so.

Friday, September 21, 2001

California - AB 35 AND SB 52 ON GOVERNOR`S DESK

"This will give Californiaone of the strongest handgun safety licenses in the country.


Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.