Today is Tuesday, July 22, 2014rss RSS feed
NRA-ILA

NRA – ILA

Charlotte, NC --(Ammoland.com)-  As recently reported, your NRA is aggressively working to pass a comprehensive right-to-carry reform bill, House Bill 937.

H 937 contains numerous pro-gun provisions, including a section to repeal the antiquated permit-to-purchase requirement for anyone who wishes to purchase a handgun in North Carolina.  However, the North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association is apparently circulating a letter to legislators that urges them to remove this section from H 937.

H 937 is currently being considered by the state Senate, so it is critical you contact your state Senator IMMEDIATELY and urge her or him to oppose efforts of the state Sheriffs’ Association to retain the redundant permit-to-purchase system.  Click here to contact your state Senator NOW.

The outdated permit-to-purchase system may have made some sense when it was enacted in the days before computers, but the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) has made it obsolete, unnecessary and potentially dangerous.  A recent news article showed that some individuals who had been issued permits were later convicted of violent crimes that would prohibit them from purchasing any firearm, but their permit would still allow them to purchase a handgun without their record being discovered.  NICS has no such flaws.

Please also call your county sheriff and urge her or him to oppose the North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association by contacting state Senators and urging them to support the NRA and the rights of law-abiding gun owners.

Help support the NRA’s efforts to make North Carolina safer by relying on NICS for lawful handgun transfers and repealing the permit-to-purchase NOW.
About:
Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the “lobbying” arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Visit: www.nra.org

Ammoland Click to read AmmoLand FTC Marital Disclosures Distributed to you by - AmmoLand.com – The Shooting Sports News source.
  • Leave a Comment

    • Sign up Ammoland for your Inbox

      Daily Digest

      Monthly Newsletter

    • Recent Comments

      • Phil: That Texas cheerleader is killing enough as it is. As for food? What a joke! These 100 Jombos and their...
      • RDNK: You can take the gorilla out of the jungle,but you just cant take the jungle out of the gorilla !
      • TEX: Ape gone wild !
      • Eric: You forgot Obama and Holder have said ILLEGAL drug money is OK from marijuana sales . A direct violation of...
      • Eric: The anti’s just want any reason to disqualify a firearms owner. Soon it will be you had a fist fight in...
    • Social Activity

    • Most Popular Posts

    • Google+ Direct Connect

    Copyright 2014 AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News | Sitemap | Μολὼν λαβέ

    Win a Daniel Defense DDM4v9 Rifle

    Subscribe and receive our emails , the drawing will be August 15, 2014 maybe you will be the lucky shooter receiving a Daniel Defense DDM4v9 Rifle. For more information visit the Daniel Defense promotional page.
    Monthly email subscription from Ammoland
    13299008
    13852528