This is what we need in Wisconsin to keep the Soglins of the state at bay.
Here's the summary:
I haven't found the actual text of the bill yet but here's a quote from the summary.
ETA: Text is under "bill text" with clickable links that I was too blind to see.
Regulation of Firearms and Ammunition: Clarifies & reorganizes provisions that preempt to state entire field of regulation of firearms; prohibits knowing & willful violation of Legislature's occupation of whole field of regulation of firearms & ammunition by enactment or causation of enforcement of any local ordinance or administrative rule or regulation; provides additional intent of section; eliminates provisions authorizing counties to adopt ordinance requiring waiting period between purchase & delivery of handgun; provides injunctive relief from enforcement of invalid ordinance, regulation, or rule; provides civil penalty for knowing & willful violation of prohibitions; provides that public funds may not be used to defend or reimburse unlawful conduct of person charged with knowing & willful violation of act; provides for termination of employment or contract or removal from office of person acting in official capacity who knowingly & willfully violates any provision of act; provides for declaratory & injunctive relief for specified persons or organizations; provides for specified damages & interest; provides exceptions to prohibitions of section.
Last edited by Brass Magnet; 07-06-2011 at 11:03 AM. Reason: Need better glasses.
Lex malla, lex nulla
I've only checked out that summary included in your post, but that sounds like a dynamic and powerful piece of legislation in defense of the rights of citizens. (for a change)
I hope folks in every state get a copy of that summary to their legilsators and demand similar legislation in every state in the union. Even Illinois!
45ACP-For when you care enough to send the very best-
Fight for "Stand Your Ground " legislation!
WI DA Gerald R. Fox:
"These so-called 'public safety' laws only put decent law-abiding citizens at a dangerous disadvantage when it comes to their personal safety, and I for one am glad that this decades-long era of defective thinking on gun issues is over..."
Remember: Don't make old People mad. We don't like being old in the first place, so it doesn't take much to piss us off.