Today, the House Consumer and Employee Affairs Committee passed HB3559 and HB3560 out to the Calendar and Rules Committee, which places both bills in the same status with companion Senate bills. The ultimate fate of this legislation is yet to be determined. UT Chattanooga Chancellor Roger Brown represented higher education, speaking as part of a … Continued
Category: Gun Legislation
Volkswagen speaks out against guns in parking lots in the Associated Press story at this link: http://apne.ws/I21IEQ
The week of April 16 will be a critical time for gun legislation in the General Assembly. UT joins TBR and major employers across the state in opposition to these bills based on campus and workplace safety issues. The House Consumer Affairs Committee will hear testimony on gun bills on Tuesday, April 17 beginning at … Continued
Read the op-ed – Gary Goff: Guns have no place on campuses.
Today the House Judiciary Subcommittee moved HB2021 by Rep. Josh Evans to the House Consumer and Employee Affairs Committee. The bill is now being placed on the calendar with three pieces of gun legislation HB 3559 and HB3560 by Rep. Eddie Bass as well as HB 3660 by Rep. Gerald McCormick. In the Senate all … Continued