HB 2554

House Bill (HB) 2554: firearm regulation; state preemption

Sponsor: Representative Kavanagh

Overview: HB 2554: firearm regulation; state preemption is a measure that further sets forth requirements related to firearms and public buildings.

League Position: OPPOSE - The League believes the regulation of firearms and public buildings is a matter of local concern.

Summary: HB 2554 takes away the ability of political subdivisions to regulate firearms storage for persons entering public buildings.

Updates

02/20/13: The bill passed the House Public Safety, Military and Regulatory Affairs Committee by a vote of 5-2. It now goes on to House Rules.

03/07/13: HB 2554 was held in House Rules.