Utah Governor Gary Herbert

Utah Governor Herbert Vetoes Constitutional Carry

Utah’s Governor, Gary Herbert, just vetoed HB76S1 – Constitutional Carry. “The right to bear arms … is a fundamental right which must be jealously protected,” wrote the Governor in a letter to House Speaker Rebecca Lockhart and Senate President Wayne Niederhauser. “HB 76S1 does not, however, impose a restriction on the right to bear arms. Rather, it […]

2011 Utah Legislative Update

The 2011 Utah Legislative Session ends Thursday at 11:59pm.  There are still two high priority pro-gun bills which may be considered along with several less important ones. Seven pro-gun bills have passed already. Sadly, one was defeated. HB 129 by Rep. Carl Wimmer is the “Constitutional Carry” bill that would eliminate the need for law […]

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Support "Constitutional Carry" in Utah

From the USSC newsletter (December 2010) by Brian Judy, NRA-ILA Utah State Liaison: The implementation of “Constitutional Carry” has been proposed by many pro-gun activists in the State of Utah and word is that legislation on the subject will be introduced in the 2011 legislative session.   The National Rifle Association – Institute for Legislative Action […]