Texas Committee Holds Hearing on Bill to Ban Bulk Sharing of Concealed Carry Lists with Feds

AUSTIN (Apr. 21, 2015) – Last week, a Texas state House committee held a hearing for a bill that would ban the state from providing bulk lists of concealed carry permit holders to the federal government, something that agencies have requested elsewhere, and could potentially be used to harass or persecute lawful gun owners.

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Firearms Freedom Act Gets Hearing in Texas House Committee

Last week, a Texas state House committee held a hearing on a bill to protect both the 10th and 2nd amendments to the Constitution. House Bill 421 (HB421), the Firearms Freedom Act, was introduced on Feb. 16 by Rep. Matt Krause (R-Fort Worth). It received a hearing in the House State & Federal Power &…

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To the Governor’s Desk: Tennessee Legislature Passes ‘Right to Try’ Bill to Nullify in Practice Some FDA Restrictions on Terminal Patients

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Apr. 17, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments passed unanimously through the Tennessee state Senate yesterday. It now goes to the Governor’s desk.

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Nevada Assembly Votes 41-0: Passes Right to Try Act to Effectively Nullify Some FDA Restrictions on Terminal Patients

CARSON CITY, Nev. (Apr. 17, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments passed unanimously through the Nevada state Assembly yesterday. The vote was 41-0.

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14 States and Counting: North Dakota ‘Right to Try’ Act Signed into Law, Effectively Nullifies Some FDA Restrictions on Terminal Patients

BISMARCK, N.D. (Apr. 17, 2015) – A North Dakota bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments was signed into law by Governor Jack Dalrymple this week.

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Texas Senate Passes Resolution Reaffirming State Sovereignty, 20-11

AUSTIN, Texas (Apr. 17, 2015) – On Monday, the Texas Senate passed a resolution serving notice and demand to the federal government to “halt and reverse, effective immediately, its practice of assuming powers and imposing mandates and laws upon the states for purposes not enumerated by the Constitution of the United States of America.”

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