SB1466

SB1466 : Establishes a process by which a law enforcement officer or family or household member may obtain a court order to prevent a person from accessing firearms and ammunition when the person poses a danger of causing bodily injury to oneself or another. (LINK)

Hawaii Firearms Coalition STRONGLY OPPOSES this bill.
Although there may be legitimate legal reasons to remove a persons firearms, this law removes all DUE PROCESS. The court orders are done in secret behind closed doors with no notification or chance to defend themselves of provide evidence in their defense.
The first time the firearms owner finds out a red flag order has been placed on them is when the police show up to take away their firearms.  They would then have to hire a lawyer to defend themselves in court to get them back.

Use the form below to OPPOSE this bill.

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