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Hawaii: Legislature Adjourns, Mag Ban and Ammo Checks Defeated!

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Hawaii: Legislature Adjourns, Mag Ban and Ammo Checks Defeated!

Friday, July 10, the Hawaii legislature adjourned the 2020 regular session. With the adjournment, HB 1902, restricting magazine ...

North Carolina: General Assembly Adjourns For Summer

Monday, July 13, 2020

North Carolina: General Assembly Adjourns For Summer

On July 8th, the North Carolina General Assembly adjourned for the summer. They are scheduled to return in ...

Virginia: Newport News Considering Gun Ban Tomorrow

Monday, July 13, 2020

Virginia: Newport News Considering Gun Ban Tomorrow

Tomorrow, the Newport News City Council will consider banning firearms in certain public locations. Second Amendment supporters are encouraged ...

Maryland: Anti-Gun Group Demands Indefinite Delay for Firearm Transfers

Friday, July 10, 2020

Maryland: Anti-Gun Group Demands Indefinite Delay for Firearm Transfers

An anti-gun group expressed support in their newsletter for changing Maryland law to allow for regulated firearm transfers ...

Virginia: Anti-Gun Majority Takes Gratuitous Victory Lap

Thursday, July 9, 2020

Virginia: Anti-Gun Majority Takes Gratuitous Victory Lap

Despite the anti-gun laws passed by the General Assembly during the 2020 session having already taken effect on ...

North Carolina: Veto Override Fails for Second Amendment Preservation Act

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

North Carolina: Veto Override Fails for Second Amendment Preservation Act

On July 8th, the veto override attempt in the House of Representatives for House Bill 652, the Second ...

Mississippi Legislature Adjourns from Session Interrupted by COVID-19

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Mississippi Legislature Adjourns from Session Interrupted by COVID-19

COVID-19's disruption of the legislative session, which ended last week, stalled efforts to pass NRA-backed House Bill 1215 by Rep. Shane ...

Virginia: NRA Monitoring Upcoming Special Session

Monday, July 6, 2020

Virginia: NRA Monitoring Upcoming Special Session

Last month, Governor Ralph Northam called for the General Assembly to convene a special session in August. The ...

North Carolina: Second Amendment Preservation Act Up for Veto Override Today

Monday, July 6, 2020

North Carolina: Second Amendment Preservation Act Up for Veto Override Today

Today, the House of Representatives will consider overriding Governor Roy Cooper’s veto of the Second Amendment Preservation Act. ...

North Carolina: Gov. Cooper Vetoes Bipartisan Second Amendment Preservation Act

Monday, July 6, 2020

North Carolina: Gov. Cooper Vetoes Bipartisan Second Amendment Preservation Act

On July 2nd, Governor Roy Cooper vetoed House Bill 652, the Second Amendment Preservation Act, despite it passing ...

NRA ILA

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.