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H 222 - Authorizes Guns on Campus - Key Vote

Idaho Key Votes

Pete Nielsen, Sr. voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (41-28) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes Guns on Campus

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes citizens to possess a firearm and specifies under what conditions it may be lawful to use such weapon.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes counties to adopt ordinances to regulate, restrict or prohibit the discharge of firearms within its boundaries, unless otherwise specified (Sec. 1).
  • Exempts people from being prosecuted for having discharged weapon for reasons of personal or property self-defense (Sec. 1).
  • Exempts those who use their firearms for hunting purposes or a lawfully sport shooting range from being prosecuted by law enforcement personnel (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits the State Board of Education Personnel from amending where residents of college dormitories may by any means possess a firearm in a college dormitory facility (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Authorizes Guns on Campus

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