House PVM/JUD Hearing June 24

We need everyone’s help to stop these bills by submitting written testimony.  We have a shot at defeating or changing these bills as the legislature is supposed to be focused on the COVID19 emergency and not on gun control.

NOTE:  YOU MUST SUBMIT TESTIMONY FOR THESE BILLS AGAIN EVEN IF YOU SUBMITTED TESTIMONY PRIOR TO JUNE.

The State Capitol is closed to the public, no oral testimonies will be taken.

Written Testimony:

Please click on the links below to submit your testimony.  Please write at least a few lines on why you oppose the bills such as  personal experiences, self-defense uses, unconstitutionality, the cost to you, etc.

PRIORITY DEADLINE:  TUESDAY 6/23/2020 @ 3PM
LATE DEADLINE:  WEDNESDAY 6/24/2020 @  3PM

Make sure to submit for each bill using the links below.

SB 2635, SD2

 

   Status & Testimony

RELATING TO FIREARMS AMMUNITION.

Prohibits any person from selling ammunition or shell casings for any firearm unless the purchaser first demonstrates that they are the registered owner of the firearm for which the ammunition or shell casings are to be purchased. Authorizes registered owners to designate a person as an alternate on the gun registration only for the purpose of purchasing ammunition. Requires the licensing of sellers of ammunition and provides for the identification and proper permitting of purchasers or possessors of ammunition. Regulate ammunition in the same manner as firearms. Requires the Attorney General to update registration forms. Effective 1/1/2021. (SD2)

 

SB 3054, SD2

   Status & Testimony

RELATING TO FIREARM REGISTRATION.

Requires the registration of firearms that are moved out of the State. Imposes a fine of $250 per firearm for violations. (SD2)