2nd Amendment

Veto Over Ride

Please heed the information from John regarding the actions necessary to get the veto overridden. SB 3012   Restaurant Carry From John Harris: It will take, unless the rules are suspended, probably 2 hearings in each house. Senate, if it moves quickly, can do its override by next Wed. House would get it as soon as…

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Tennessee Firearms Association, Inc. Legislative Action Committee

Calendars Monday, March 22, 2010 House Consent — Monday at 5:00 pm — House  Chamber THIS IS THE OFFICIAL CALENDAR. HB  3968, HB 3973, HB 3974, HB 3975, and HB 3976 have been added. Item #28,  SJR 862, is item #55 on the state’s calendar. The House will take up the  following memorializing resolutions on…

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Showdown brews over gun-in-bars

A new bill that would let handgun owners take their weapons into any bar or restaurant in Tennessee has started to make its way through the legislature, setting up another possible showdown over gun rights later this year. But critics are already taking aim at the measure, which its sponsors filed Monday — less than…

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Tennessee Firearms Association, Inc. Legislative Action Committee

Substantially all of the firearms related bills are assigned to the House Judiciary Criminal Practices subcommittee.  That committee has asked that all firearms related bills be set for a one (1) hour session on March 10, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. CST.  This is the preliminary calendar for that day. Wednesday, March 10, 2010  –  HHR31…

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Call to Action – Carroll County to Consider Opting Out of State Park Carry Law!

http://www.nraila.org/Legislation/Read.aspx?ID=5201 Carroll County to Consider Opting Out of State Park Carry Law! On Monday, November 9, the Carroll County Commission will consider a resolution that would ban the possession of firearms in county parks, even by those possessing Right-to-Carry permits.  The meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m, in the County Office Building located at…

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10th & 2nd Amendments Under Fire

According to Matt Collins, Vice-Chair of the Davidson County Republican Party, “We have a looming battle which could possibly result in a Constitutional crisis here in TN. Apparently the ATF sent out a letter to Tennesseans late last week addressing the Tennessee Firearms Freedom Act.” (You can view the letter below) John Harris, Executive Director of…

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ATF rejects Tennessee Firearms Freedom Act and the 10th Amendment

The ATF – as expected – has issued a letter in which it disregards the 10th Amendment restrictions on federal power ( as seems to be the trend since the late 1930) and has notified Tennessee’s federal firearms dealers that the Tennessee Firearms Freedom Act is meaningless.  Essentially, ATF is saying to the state of…

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