Friday, March 26, 2010

Kansas Firearms Freedom Act Passes House

For Kansas Residents:

Kansas --( HB 2620 was brought for final action in the House yesterday morning and was passed with a roll call vote of 95 – 27.

This bill will now go to the Senate.

Please call your Senator and ask them to urge the Senate Federal and State Affairs Committee to schedule a hearing for this bill before the session clock runs out.

To refresh your memory, this bill does the following:
The Kansas Firearms Freedom Act, House Bill 2620, crafted by The Kansas State Rifle Association was introduced in the Kansas House of Representatives by Representative Ray Merrick and several other co-sponsors.

The Firearms Freedom Act (FFA) is principally a Tenth Amendment challenge to the powers of Congress under the “commerce clause,” with firearms as the object – it is a state’s rights exercise. Originally introduced and passed in Montana, the FFA declares that any firearms made and retained in-state is beyond the authority of Congress under its constitutional power to regulate commerce among the states. Source: Ammoland

Please contact your state senator and ask him or her to approve this important bill.
Complete listing of Kansas State Senators: Click Here.

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