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Friday, May 2, 2003

Lautenberg Seeks To Exploit War On Terrorism

One of the most rabid anti-gun U.S. Senators has introduced legislation that would tie firearm transfers to our ...

Friday, May 2, 2003

Ballistic "Fingerprinting" Study Bill

U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Zell Miller (D-Ga.) introduced on Thursday, May 1, S. 980, requiring the ...

Friday, May 2, 2003

UWV Eliminated World Famous Rifle Team!

The University of West Virginia has decided to eliminate it’s world famous rifle team. The legislature will reconvene ...

Friday, May 2, 2003

Help Repeal The "One Handgun-A-Month" Law

HB 3442, the repeal of South Carolina’s One-Handgun- A-Month law, has passed the House and now sits in ...

Friday, May 2, 2003

Urge Your Representative To Oppose A Tax On Your Firearm.

This week, the House Judiciary Committee passed SB 947, which was amended to include legislation that would impose ...

Monday, April 28, 2003

Colorado`s Denver City Council is Seeking to Challenge New State Firearm Laws

In March, Governor Bill Owens (R) signed both SB 24, which established a statewide "shall issue" Right to Carry ...

Monday, April 28, 2003

Arizona`s Tucson City Council Repeals Gun Show Ordinance

On April 24, on a 5-2 vote, the Tucson City Council voted to unconditionally repeal the ordinance requiring ...

Friday, April 25, 2003

California - Hearings April 29 On Several Firearms-Related Bills

Several Bills are up for consideration and vote in the California Legislature. Key members of the legislature need ...

Friday, April 25, 2003

New Hampshire - Hearing On Reckless Lawsuit Bill April 29

A hearing will be held on House Bill 811-an NRA-backed measure that will protect the firearms industry by ...

Friday, April 25, 2003

Minnesota - House Passes Right to Carry Bill, Moves To Senate

By a wide bi-partisan vote, the House of Representatives passed NRA-backed Right to Carry legislation on Wednesday! The ...


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.