Tag Archives: gun carry

House approves gun carry bill

House-passed legislation will enable firearms in more public places for persons with gun carry licenses . . .

Tags: Al Williams , Alan Powell , gun carry , licenses , public locations

Lawmakers will take up bill to allow guns on campus

House Speaker David Ralston supports legislation that will allow college students to carry guns on campus . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , college campuses , David Ralston , DeKalb County , gun carry , new cities , state budget

Deal pushes back, just a little, on gun issue

Gov. Nathan Deal has some cautionary words on what a gun carry bill should do . . .

Tags: firearms in churches , gun carry , legislative ethics , Nathan Deal , Savannah port

Political Notes – Now the lobbying focus turns to the governor’s office

Gov. Nathan Deal is already being implored to sign or veto the legislation being reviewed for his consideration; the magistrate court system observes a noteworthy anniversary . . .

Tags: gun carry , immigration , magistrate court system , Martha Zoller , Nathan Deal , Piedmont Healthcare , political websites

Agreements near on gun carry, ethics bills

Legislators may be close to compromises on gun carry and lobbyist spending bills as the session hits its final day . . .

Tags: ethics revision , gun carry , lobbyist spending

House passes consolidated gun carry bill

An extensive gun carry bill is passed by the House and will probably move to a House-Senate conference committee . . .

Tags: Charles Gregory , Donna Sheldon , gun carry , public places

Eight years after courthouse shootings, bill will allow guns in courthouses

Legislation to allow guns to be carried more freely in public places continues to move in the Legislature, despite misgivings from some quarters . . .

Tags: Brian Nichols , courthouses , Cynthia Wright , firearms , government building , gun carry , schools

Senate passes second gun bill this week

For the second time in three days, Senate passes legislation expanding the list of public places where firearms can be carried . . .

Tags: Georgia Senate , gun carry