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HB 1028 - Firearms and Self-Defense - Key Vote

Indiana Key Votes

Jim Merritt, Jr. voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Jim Merritt, Jr. made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (81-10) -

Title: Firearms and Self-Defense

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (44-5) - (Key vote)

Title: Firearms and Self-Defense

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows individuals to use deadly force in protecting occupied motor vehicles and specifies that a person using deadly force does not have a duty to retreat.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (82-18) - (Key vote)

Title: Firearms and Self-Defense

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows individuals to use deadly force in protecting occupied motor vehicles and specifies that a person using deadly force under any legal circumstance does not have a duty to retreat. Additionally, the bill bans any policy that prohibits possessing a loaded or unloaded handgun, shotgun, or rifle that is locked in a person’s motor vehicle on his or her property. The bill stipulates that this ban does not apply to school property, childcare institutions, penal facilities, and other specified locations.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Firearms and Self-Defense

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