South Dakota: Capitol Carry Legislation Passes House
Article first appeared at Ammoland.com
HB 1129, sponsored by state Representative Lee Qualm (R-21) and state Senator Betty Olson (R-28), will allow for individuals with an enhanced South Dakota carry permit to carry concealed in courthouses and the Capitol.
HB 1129 was passed out of the House State Affairs Committee Last week by a 7-6 vote.
Please contact your state Representative and thank him or her if they supported HB 1129.
Now, HB 1129 moves to the Senate where it will await a committee referral for further consideration. Please contact your state Senator and urge him or her to support HB 1129 when it comes up for a vote.
As always, please continue to check www.NRAILA.org and your email for alerts and action items as both pro-gun and anti-gun legislation progresses through the South Dakota Legislature.
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