2011 Senate Bill 59

House Roll Call 821: Passed

To exempt concealed pistol license holders who have completed at least eight hours of additional training from the "gun free zone" limitations in the CPL law, which bans licensees from carrying in a certain areas (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). Also, to eliminate county concealed weapon licensing boards, and transfer the responsibility for issuing concealed pistol license (CPL) licenses to county sheriff agencies, and change a number of other <a href="http://www.michiganvotes.org/2003-SB-395">details</a> of the CPL law. See also House Bill 5225, which streamlines pistol purchase procedures.

68 Yeas / 41 Nays
Republican (63 Yeas / 1 Nay)
Democrat (5 Yeas / 40 Nays)
Excused or Not Voting (1)