Last week, Congressman Jeff Duncan's introduced H.R. 367, the Hearing Protection Act. Now, Senator Mike Crapo introduced a similar bill in the Senate. This post Senator Crapo Introduces Hearing Protecting Act in U.S. Senate appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
In an American gun-lover’s dream world, the National Firearms Act (NFA) of 1934 and the Firearms Owners Protection Act (FOPA) of 1986 would be repealed. Among other regulations, both laws control and restrict the transfer and making of fully automatic firearms. Show More Summary
Law Newz: The GOP has just risen to a whole new level of crazy. Last week, it introduced the Duncan-Carter Hearing Protection Act of 2017, sponsored by Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-SC) and Rep. John Carter (R-TX). The bill removes gun silencers from the scope of the National Firearms Act of 1934, and refunds the $200 […]
Make sure your U.S. senators & congressional representative hear from you on this legislation to protect Second Amendment rights & the health of American gun owners. This post Congress Needs to Hear from You on the Hearing Protection Act of 2017 appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced changes to the Horse Protection Act on Friday that many hailed as a major step toward ending th...
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin recently signed the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. It effectively bans abortions after five months. Kent Ostrander, president of our ally, The Family Foundation of Kentucky, said the General Assembly accomplished more for the pro-life cause in five days than it had in the past decade. Show More Summary
January 9, 2017 (Washington, DC) – Congressman Jeff Duncan (SC), Co-Chair of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus (CSC), along with CSC Member Congressman John “Judge” Carter (TX) introduced H.R. 367, the Hearing Protection Act (HPA). Show More Summary
The movement to pass the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act is picking up momentum. Ohio passed its version–SB 127–last month, raising to 15 the number of states that ban abortions performed on pain-capable unborn children. This week Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin signed his state’s bill, increasing the number to 16. Over the weekend, Florida newspapers reported […]
The gun lobby certainly is adept at promoting counter-intuitive (and probably counter-productive) policy positions, such as that the answer to gun violence in America is more guns. Politicians certainly are adept at giving their bills titles that conceal their purpose, like calling a bill that...
Another hopeful attempt to deregulate suppressors and silencers from National Firearms Act regulation is underway this week. The Duncan-Carter Hearing Protection Act was presented by GOP sponsors U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan of South Carolina and Rep. Show More Summary
Gov. Matt Bevin signed into law a Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act and an Informed Consent bill.
The ASA is pleased to announce the reintroduction of the Hearing Protection Act (HPA) by Rep. Jeff Duncan (SC-03) and Rep. John Carter (TX-31). This post ASA Announces Introductions of the Hearing Protection Act in Congress appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
“Gun owners and sportsmen should be able to practice their sport with the tools necessary to do so safely. This bill makes it easier for them to do that,” concluded NRA-ILA's Chris Cox This post NRA Applauds the Introduction of the Hearing Protection Act, H.R. 367 appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Despite common Hollywood-based misconceptions, no suppressor will ever be able to render gunfire silent. Suppressors are simply mufflers for firearms... This post Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus Leadership Introduces Hearing Protection Act appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Today, HRC blasted Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick and State Sen. Lois Kolkhorst for introducing SB 6 -- dishonestly titled the “Privacy Protection Act” -- a bill expressly intended to discriminate against and block facility access for transgender Texans. Show More Summary
Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick called the "Privacy Protection Act" the top priority of the Republican-controlled legislature.
Knife Rights' Knife Owners' Protection Act of 2017 now includes repeal of the archaic 1958 Federal Switchblade Act and was introduced in Congress the first day of the new session. This post Knife Rights: Repeal of Federal Switchblade Act Introduced in Congress appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
H.R. 3799 is in the top ten most viewed bills the week of December 23, 2016. Simply put, this bill would do as follows. … amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) eliminate the $200 transfer tax on firearm silencers, and (2) treat any person who acquires or possesses a firearm silencer as meeting any […]
If President-Elect Donald Trump keeps his campaign promises, he intends to defund Planned Parenthood, nominate pro-life justices to the Supreme Court, endorse the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act banning abortions after 20 weeks, and make permanent the Hyde Amendment, which prohibits taxpayer funding of abortions. Show More Summary
The financial services industry underwent a massive transformation on July 21, 2010, when the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was signed into federal law by President