Michigan: Licensing and Registration for Long Guns Coming Soon?

May 16 2014
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michigan flagThe following story comes via the NRA-ILA.

Yesterday, a small but vocal group of anti-gun protestors descended on the state Capitol in Lansing to urge the Michigan Legislature to pass House Bill 4774, egregious legislation that would be an affront to your Second Amendment rights. HB 4774 would subject long guns to the same misguided licensing and registration requirements that currently are imposed on pistols.

If passed and enacted, HB 4774 would require all rifles, shotguns, muzzleloaders, and even pellet guns to be registered with law enforcement. In addition, it would ban private firearm transactions unless an individual obtains a license to purchase the firearm from a local law enforcement department.

HB 4774 has been referred to the House Judiciary Committee. Using the contact information provided below, please call AND e-mail members of this committee and express your strong opposition to state-mandated licensing and registration of long guns.

House Judiciary Committee:

Representative Kevin Cotter (R-99), Chairman
(517) 373-1789

Representative Klint Kesto (R-39), Majority Vice-Chairman
(517) 373-1799

Representative Phil Cavanagh (D-10), Minority Vice-Chairman
(517) 373-0857

Representative Kurt Heise (R-20)
(517) 373-3816

Representative Joel Johnson (R-97)
(517) 373-8962

Representative Andrea LaFontaine (R-32)
(517) 373-8931

Representative Tom Leonard (R-93)
(517) 373-1778

Representative Martin Howrylak (R-41)
(517) 373-1783

Representative Ellen Lipton (D-27)
(517) 373-0478

Representative Jeff Irwin (D-53)
(517) 373-2577

Representative Paul Clemente (D-14)
(517) 373-0140

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