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Tennessee Bill Would Ban State and Local Participation in all Federal Gun Control

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 27, 2017) – A bill introduced in the Tennessee Senate would prohibit state cooperation with enforcement of federal and international gun control, giving effect to legislation signed into law over the last two years. If passed, the law would help end any such gun control within the state in practice and effect.

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Signed by the Governor: New Tennessee Law Sets Stage to Reject Gun Control by International Law or Treaty

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Apr. 20, 2016) – Yesterday, Gov. Bill Haslam signed a bill into law setting the foundation to stop enforcement of gun control imposed by international law or treaty. Continue reading Signed by the Governor: New Tennessee Law Sets Stage to Reject Gun Control by International Law or Treaty

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To the Governor: Tennessee Passes Bill Setting Stage to Reject Gun Control by International Law or Treaty

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Apr. 7, 2016) – Today, the state Senate gave final approval to a bill setting the foundation to stop enforcement of gun control imposed by international law or treaty. The vote was 26-0. Continue reading To the Governor: Tennessee Passes Bill Setting Stage to Reject Gun Control by International Law or Treaty

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Tennessee House Passes Bill Setting Stage to Reject Gun Control by International Law or Treaty

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 28, 2016) – Today, the state House passed a bill setting the foundation to stop enforcement of gun control imposed by international law or treaty. The vote was 88-2 with 2 members not voting.

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Special Report: 4 States with Bills Protecting the 2nd Amendment

In Mississippi last week, a bill that takes on gun control by executive order and agency rule passed out of an important committee. It now goes to the full senate for further consideration. Continue reading Special Report: 4 States with Bills Protecting the 2nd Amendment

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Status Report: States Can Block Federal Gun Control in Practice

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There were several important victories in the fight to protect the Second Amendment from federal attack during the 2015 legislative session. This sets the stage for further action to block federal infringement on the right to keep and bear arms in 2016. Continue reading Status Report: States Can Block Federal Gun Control in Practice

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Signed into Law: Tennessee Takes First Step to Block Federal Gun Control

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 4, 2015) – On Thursday, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam signed a bill to prohibit the state from implementing or enforcing federal gun “laws,” rules, regulations and orders that are contrary to the Tennessee state constitution. It passed 74-20 in the House, and 29-1 in the Senate. Continue reading Signed into Law: Tennessee Takes First Step to Block Federal Gun Control

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To the Governor’s Desk: Tennessee Legislature Passes Bill Taking First Step to Block Federal Gun Control

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Apr. 13, 2015) – Today, the Tennessee House and Senate passed a bill to prohibit the state from implementing or enforcing federal gun “laws,” rules, regulations and orders that are contrary to the Tennessee state constitution. The vote was 74-20 in the House, and 30-0 in the Senate. Continue reading To the Governor’s Desk: Tennessee Legislature Passes Bill Taking First Step to Block Federal Gun Control