Legislative

"Domestic Bill" H-5510 being heard Tuesday, May 9th

Published 05/06/2017

House Bill 5510 "The Domestic Bill"  Is being heard on Tuesday, May 9th at approx 4:30.  This bill is up to be heard and or consideration.  It is very important for you to contact your Representatives.  Please come to the State House to sign in your opposition to this bill or to testify.  You can...

Position on bills being heard Tuesday April 25th

Published 04/23/2017

House Bills for Consideration on Tuesday April 25, 2017 There are 15 firearm Bills being heard by the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday (April 25, 2017) evening. This is NOT all the bills that have been introduced this legislative session.  Stephen Hogan has reviewed the bills being considered and is providing the following opinion on each...

Hearings on Tuesday, April 25th

Published 04/20/2017

There are numerous gun bills being heard on Tuesday, April 25th at the rise of the House. The wording on some of the gun bills are still being amended.  Please stay posted...as soon as we have updates we will be posting them here

Bill being heard on Tueday, January 31, 2017

Published 01/29/2017

The House Judiciary Committee will be hearing Bill # H 5115 on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at the Rise of the House (approx 4:00) Room 101 at the State House. Most concerning part of this Bill is that there is no provision for self protection. Please contact members of the House Judiciary Committee.  Please come to testify...

Concealed Carry Permit victory in State Supreme Court

Published 11/07/2016

Two RI Supreme Court rulings provide relief to four East Providence residents who were denied concealed carry permits by the East Providence Police Chief.  Attorney David Strachman, who represented the four at the Supreme Court hearing, said "The alacrity of the rulings and the immediate order to East Providence in three of the cases is...