The NRA Institute for Legislative Action reports that Mississippi Senate Passes Comprehensive Pro-Gun Legislation. The legislation, House Bill 314, expands protections against confiscation, protects rights to lawfully own weapons in public housing, limits local municipalities from restricting the carrying of firearms, and prohibits gun destruction in buy-back programs.
The House must consider a technical amendment made by the Senate before passing and and forwarding to Gov. Phil Bryant for signature.
For more information:
- House Bill 314
- Legislature taking action on more gun-related initiatives
- State Legislature to evaluate multiple gun-related bills in 2014