Monthly Archives: February 2013

H. 3072 Poorly worded bill to protect the right to keep a firearm in a vehicle

H. 3072 will protect the right of a person to keep a firearm in his vehicle except on the property of a single family residence or “facilities that operate under a security plan approved by a federal agency.”  This bill … Continue reading

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H. 3189 defines an assault weapon

H. 3189 defines an “assault weapon” and alphabetizes the list of firearms in Section 16-23-210, makes a few grammatical changes, turns violations of Section 16-23-20 – the law making it illegal to possess a handgun unless one fits into one … Continue reading

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H. 3186 Unintelligent Save Our Children Gun Lock Act

H. 3186 is called the “Save Our Children Gun Lock Act.”  This is a lock up your safety gun bill.  A person would be required to keep their guns locked up unless the guns were being carried on the person … Continue reading

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H. 3181 repeal of the Second Amendment Weekend

H. 3181 would repeal the Second Amendment Weekend, and firearms would no longer be sold tax free on the Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving.

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H. 3160 another CWP school carry bill

H. 3160 is another CWP school carry bill, but much more restrictive than S.242.  This bill would only extend to public school employees, not all CWP holders, and only at the school where the employee works.  This bill would require … Continue reading

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H. 3044 Fraudulent Firearms and Ammunition Purchase Prevention

H. 3044 is named “Fraudulent Firearms and Ammunition Purchase Prevention,” but should be called the “Get Mayor Bloomberg Act.”  H. 3044 makes it a SC felony for a person to try to buy ammo or a firearm when the person … Continue reading

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S.242 Allow CWP on School Property

S. 242 is a bill to make SC law mirror federal law with regards to allowing concealed weapon permit (CWP) holders to possess a concealed weapon on school property.  The federal “gun free school zones” law allows a SC CWP … Continue reading

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Analysis of S276, S308 & H3053 Restaurant Carry

S. 276, S. 308, and H. 3053 would all allow a CWP holder to carry into a non-posted restaurant that serves alcoholic beverages and also reduces the penalties from a maximum jail time of three years to a maximum jail … Continue reading

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Analysis of S.115 (proposed bill in SC) The SC Constitutional Carry Act of 2013

This bill is called “The SC Constitutional Carry Act of 2013.”  This bill would make it legal to carry either openly or concealed without a permit.  But, the bill is poorly drafted and creates problems where none need exist. First, … Continue reading

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