I’ll be happy if we get Open Carry this year. To me is the biggest bump on the road and if we clear it, I foresee a lot of other bills come our way.
DATE: March 4, 2017
TO: USF & NRA Members and Friends
FROM: Marion P. Hammer
USF Executive Director
NRA Past President
SB-646 and SB-616 by Sen. Greg Steube will both be heard by the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, between 4:00-6:00pm.
SB-646 Open Carrying by Sen. Greg Steube removes the criminal penalties for violations of the open carry law and prohibits a person who has a concealed firearms license from being arrested and charged with a crime if their firearm becomes exposed to sight of another person.
SB-616 Courthouse Carry by Sen. Greg Steube allows a concealed firearms licensee to temporarily store a firearm with courthouse security when entering a courthouse and provides for return upon departure.
Please EMAIL the following Senate members IMMEDIATELY and URGE them to SUPPORT SB-616 & SB-646
IN THE SUBJECT LINE PUT: SUPPORT SB-646 & SB-616 in Senate Judiciary Committee
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These Senate Committee members need to hear from you. Please email them IMMEDIATELY.