IN HB1211 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 16 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-16 - First reading: referred to Committee on Public Policy
Pending: House Public Policy Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Constitutional carry of firearms. Allows a member of the: (1) general assembly; (2) general assembly's professional staff; or (3) lobby registration commission; to possess a handgun on the Indiana government center campus if the person is not otherwise prohibited from possessing a firearm. Repeals the law that requires a person to obtain a license to carry a handgun in Indiana. Provides that a nonresident of Indiana may carry a handgun in Indiana without possessing a license or permit to carry a handgun from the person's state of residence. Allows a person who wishes to carry a handgun in another state under a reciprocity agreement entered into by Indiana and another state to obtain a license to carry a handgun. Permits a person not otherwise prohibited from possessing a firearm under state or federal law to possess a firearm on any property that is: (1) affiliated with; (2) operated or managed by; (3) owned by; or (4) leased by; the department of natural resources. Makes a technical correction. Defines certain terms. Makes conforming amendments.

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Title

Constitutional carry of firearms.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-16HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Public Policy
2020-01-16HouseAuthored by Representative Nisly

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