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2013 Senate Bill 572: Allow CPL holders to carry tasers in “gun free zone”
  1. Introduced by Sen. Darwin Booher (R) on October 2, 2013, to revise the concealed pistol permit law to allow permit holders to carry tasers or other “electromuscular disruption devices” in so-called “gun free zones.” This zone provision prohibits citizens who have received a permit after meeting the background check and training requirements, from carrying a pistol in schools, day care facilities, sports stadiums or arenas, bars, bar/restaurants, places of worship, college dorms and classrooms, hospitals, casinos, large entertainment facilities and courts.
    • Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on October 2, 2013.
      • Reported in the Senate on January 22, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.

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