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Monday, August 5, 2002

North Carolina Legislative Update

North Carolina NRA members must act quickly to make sure important lawsuit legislation reaches the Governor’s desk!  In ...

Monday, August 5, 2002

Senate President Stops Reform Bill

The State Senate voted this week to recess for the remainder of the summer without taking action on ...

Saturday, August 3, 2002

Senate Lawsuit Preemption Bill Gaining Co-Sponsors

When we last reported on S. 2268, which blocks politically motivated lawsuits that attempt to hold law-abiding gun ...

Friday, July 26, 2002

Attend Town Hall Meetings

Congress is scheduled to go on break for its Summer District Work Period—with the House break scheduled for ...

Friday, July 26, 2002

Anti-Gun Foundation Suggests Eliminating Firearm Safety Programs

A recent "study" put together by a collection of anti-gun "researchers," and funded by a foundation with a ...

Friday, July 26, 2002

"Attempted" Crimes Language Blocked from Corporate Accountability Bill

An attempt to include language in the "Corporate Accountability Bill," H.R. 3763, that would have amended the federal ...

Friday, July 26, 2002

Support For Armed Pilots Remains High—Opposition Waning

Support for legislation that would establish a program to arm pilots continues to gather momentum. A little over ...

Friday, July 26, 2002

Texas Right to Carry Update

This week, the Department of Public Safety announced that Governor Rick Perry (R) has given final approval to ...

Friday, July 26, 2002

Massachusetts Legislative Update

Massachusetts NRA members must act quickly to make sure important gun law reform legislation is addressed in the ...

Friday, July 19, 2002

Senate Lawsuit Preemption Bill Needs More Co-sponsors

S. 2268, which seeks to block politically-motivated lawsuits that attempt to hold law-abiding gun makers liable for the ...


Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.