NRA – Tennessee: Your Action Needed – Student and Faculty Higher Ed Self-Defense Legislation to Be Heard Next Week

FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 2016

Thank you to those NRA members and Second Amendment supporters that contacted the House Civil Justice Subcommittee this week.  House Bill 1736 passed and will be heard by the full committee on Tuesday, March 29. It is important that you contact members of the House Civil Justice Committee as well as the Senate Judiciary Committee and urge them to vote in favor of this legislation!  Please click the “Take Action” button below to contact the committee members!

House Bill 1736 and Senate Bill 2376, sponsored by state Representative Andy Holt (R-76) and state Senator Mike Bell (R-9) respectively, 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 Committee and the Senate Judiciary Committee urge them to support House Bill 1736 and Senate Bill 2376!




Indiana: Governor Pence Approves Two Pro-Hunting Measures!

We are pleased to announce that the NRA-backed Right to Hunt and Fish Constitutional Amendment, sponsored by state Senator Brent Steele (R-44) and state Representative Sean Eberhart (R-57), will appear as Question 1 on the November 2016 ballot.  …


North Carolina: Haywood County Proposes to Ban Open and Concealed Carry on County Property

Next Monday, March 28, at 5:30pm, the Haywood County Board of Commissioners has scheduled a Special Meeting and Public Hearing to consider an ordinance which proposes to ban all open and concealed carrying of firearms …


Iowa: Hearing Protection Act Passes Concurrence Vote!

Today, the Iowa House of Representatives voted to concur with the amended version of House File 2279, the Hearing Protection Act, with a 78-21 vote.  HF 2279 passed its final vote in the Senate with an overwhelming …

MONDAY, MARCH 21, 2016

Colorado: New Legislation to Repeal Arbitrary Magazine Ban Scheduled for Hearing

As previously reported, House Bill 1024, a bill which would have repealed the unnecessary restriction on the amount of ammunition a firearm magazine can hold, was postponed indefinitely by the House Committee on State, Veterans …


Iowa: ATV Carry Bill Passes Final Concurrence Vote

Today, the Iowa House of Representatives voted to concur with the amended Senate version of House File 2283, the ATV Carry Bill, with a 77-18 vote.

NRA ILAEstablished 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.

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