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Friday, October 4, 2002

New Jersey Legislative Update

On Monday, October 7, the New Jersey Senate will likely vote on S 573 (formerly S 890). This ...

Friday, October 4, 2002

Los Angeles Council Bans .50 Calibers

Last week, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted to ban the sale of .50 cal. rifles within ...

Monday, September 30, 2002

West Burlington Passes Gun Ban

On Monday, the Burlington City Council passed an ordinance entitled "Gun Free Municipal Building Act" by a vote ...

Monday, September 30, 2002

California Governor Okays Reckless Lawsuits

On Wednesday, 25 September, Governor Gray Davis (D) signed into law two measures repealing the 19-year-old ban on ...

Saturday, September 28, 2002

Los Angeles Legislative Alert 9/27/02

The Los Angeles City Council delivered a stinging blow to the Right to Keep and Bear Arms in ...

Saturday, September 28, 2002

Arming Pilots Remains High Priority

Establishing an effective armed pilots program remains a top priority for NRA during this Congress. The U.S. Senate ...

Saturday, September 28, 2002

Reckless Lawsuit Preemption Takes Critical Step Forward

On Wednesday, the House Energy and Commerce Committee reported favorably (passed) H.R. 2037—legislation to block politically-motivated lawsuits that ...

Saturday, September 28, 2002

New Jersey Legislative Update 9/28/02

On Monday, September 30 your State Senator will vote on S. 890. This bill, sponsored by Senator Dick ...

Friday, September 20, 2002

Register To Vote!

Perhaps the simplest, yet most important action gun owners can take to ensure they will be able to ...

Friday, September 20, 2002

Armed Pilots & Reckless Lawsuit Preemption Remain Top Priorities

Congress may operate beyond its targeted adjournment date of October 4, but there remains little time for action ...


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.