LD 222, a bill held over from last session, is alive and well and being taken up in the current session of the Maine Legislature. The amended bill would make wide-ranging changes to Maine's Concealed Handgun Permit issuance system.
Read our interview with Rep. Tim Marks, the sponsor of LD 222, to learn what is being proposed.
Gun Owners of Maine is an all-volunteer, grassroots organization and Maine nonprofit corporation dedicated to preserving and protecting the right of the people to keep and bear arms. We are dedicated to upholding Article I, section 16 of the Maine state constitution: Every citizen has a right to keep and bear arms and this right shall never be questioned. GO-Maine is non-partisan and as such does not endorse any political group. GO-Maine assists members and non-members alike in locating training and educational resources to further responsible firearms handling and ownership.
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