Tag Archives: HB 937

GRNC Alert 9-30-13: NCSBA and NCSBAC Presidents lie about attacks on state law!

Deny Director discussed HB937 repeal in meetings… NC School Board Association President Evelyn Bulluck and NC School Boards Action Center President Tim Morgan responded last Thursday to GRNC’s exposure of their efforts to use YOUR TAX DOLLARS to repeal state law allowing storage of … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert: 08-28-13 – Macon County School Board Considers Unlawful Gun Ban

MACON COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD CONSIDERS UNLAWFUL GUN BAN Governor McCrory’s signature on HB 937 is barely dry, and already one of its most important provisions is under attack. The new statute in question (14-269.2) provides for concealed handgun permit-holders to keep … Continue reading

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Paul Valone of GRNC on New NC Gun Rights Law (HB 937)

ALERT: Special Program THIS WEEKEND on Freedom Forum Radio Paul Valone of GRNC Discusses New NC Gun Rights Law (HB 937) After months of political game playing and puerile posturing, the North Carolina Legislature finally passed HB 937, and it has been signed … Continue reading

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GRNC Update 7-29-13 HB 937 Finally Becomes Law!

Update: This becomes law on October 1, 2013 HB 937 Finally Becomes Law! Governor signs HB 937 just minutes ago… GRNC has learned that Governor McCrory has just signed HB 937 into law. After a long and sometimes hard fight … Continue reading

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Tell Governor McCrory Actons Speak Louder than Words

Gun Rights Supporters: In an interview with Bill LuMaye of WPTF, Governor Pat McCrory claimed he will sign House Bill 937. The question is,can we take his word for it? After all, in the election he claimed he wouldn’t play politics … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 7-22-13 Republicans Will be Held Responsible if HB 937 Fails!

The clock to adjournment is ticking…IT IS TIME TO BRING THE HEAT! While the gun rights of North Carolinians hang in the balance, Republican leadership can’t stop playing political games. They are being manipulated by the competing misguided interests of … Continue reading

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HB 937 – Open Letter to McCrory, Tillis, et al … copy/paste/send

This letter is in respose to the GRNC Alert that David posted last night. A distribution list if you choose to send your opinion to those who are preparing to compromise: ‘governor.office@nc.gov’; ‘Thom.Tillis@ncleg.net’; ‘Phil.Berger@ncleg.net’; ‘Jacqueline.Schaffer@ncleg.net’; ‘Justin.Burr@ncleg.net’; ‘John.Faircloth@ncleg.net’; ‘George.Cleveland@ncleg.net’; ‘Buck.Newton@ncleg.net’; ‘Kathy.Harrington@ncleg.net’; ‘Andrew.Brock@ncleg.net’; ‘Shirley.Randleman@ncleg.net’ … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 7-16-13 HB 937 Drama Heightens

House sends bill to conference committee As expected, the NC House today voted against concurring with Senate changes to HB 937 (“Amend Various Firearms Laws”). The bill contains provisions for concealed carry in restaurants, assemblies of people for which admission … Continue reading

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NC Republican Party Plays Politics with Our Second Amendment Rights

As the 2013 North Carolina legislative session draws to a close, Republican senators and representatives are in the process of thumbing their collective noses at those of us who worked so hard to elect them last November. House Bill 937, … Continue reading

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Is HB 937 Mired in ‘Dysfunction Junction’?

Is HB 937 Mired in ‘Dysfunction Junction’? Long over-due bill languishes while Republican leaders haggle… Within sight of final victory, House Bill 937 (“Amend Various Firearms Laws”) for concealed carry  in restaurants, assemblies for which admission is charged, campuses, parades … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert: NO MORE STALLING ON HB 937

CALL FOR HB 937 CONCURRENCE VOTE For some time now, Speaker Thom Tillis has been assuring the gun owners of North Carolina that a concurrence vote on HB 937 will be held “next week.” Well, next week has already come … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert: Call For HB 937 Concurrence Now!

Call For HB 937 Concurrence It has come to our attention that the office of NC House Speaker Thom Tillis has told callers that GRNC “supports” removal of the pistol purchase permit repeal from House Bill 937 and the replacement … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 6-25-13: Tell the House – A Vote Against Concurrence on HB937 is Anti-Gun

DEMAND CONCURRENCE ON HB 937 In recent days, the North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association (NCSA) has flip flopped on its support for HB 937, a common sense bill that would modernize North Carolina’s gun laws, and allow law-abiding citizens to better … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 6-18-13: Sheriffs’ Lobbyist Stalls HB 937

Sheriffs’ lobbyist more worried about his nearly $290,000 salary than the rights of NC gun owners… It has become clear that the cabal committed to preserving NC’s embarrassing and obsolete Jim Crow-era pistol permit system is being led by NC Sheriffs’ … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 6-16-13 NC Sheriffs’ Assoc. Threatens HB 937

Sheriffs’ opposition could sink restaurant/campus carry and other initiatives! The North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association (NCSA) is pressuring both House Speaker Thom Tillis (R, Mecklenburg, GRNC ****) and NC Governor Pat McCrory (R, GRNC-***) to oppose GRNC’s repeal of the antiquated pistol purchase permit system … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 5-7-13: House Republicans Stand Firm for Gun Owners

Standing Firm In recent months, GRNC has spent plenty of time beating on Republican leaders for failing to “dance with the ones that brought them,” namely failure to move gun legislation after gun owners came out strong in the 2012 … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 5-7-13: HB 937, STOP THE RIDDELL AMENDMENT

Stop the Riddell Amendment: NO CHANGES TO SECTION 12 OF HB 937 Everybody: Get it out on forums and start calling your House reps. Tell them to oppose the Riddell amendment for HB 937 . He wants a 7 year bar … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 4-30-13: HB 937, “Amend Various Firearm Laws” Rescheduled

Keep pressure on: delay gives gun control extremists time to prepare opposition At the last minute HB 937, “Amend Various Firearm Laws” was pulled from the House schedule and not voted on. The reason for this unexpected rescheduling is not, as … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 4-28-13: Restaurant Carry Gets Vote on Tuesday! Help Fight-off Weakening Amendments!

Help Fight-off Weakening Amendments! On Wednesday, HB 937, “Amend Various Firearm Laws” which contains; restaurant carry, provisions for guns in locked vehicles on college campuses, carry in assemblies for which admission is charged, and a “cleanup” of parks carry language, passed … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 4-24-13: Restaurant Carry Passes Committee

Restaurant Carry Passes Committee After lengthy debate and after rejecting numerous anti-gun amendments, the NC House Judiciary A Committee today passed House Bill 937. The bill will now head to the House floor for a vote, likely next week. In … Continue reading

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GRNC Alert 4-22-13: Help get pro-gun bill HB 937 moving in the NC House!

It has much of what we need! No, it isn’t perfect, but it is pretty good. This bill will get us badly needed restaurant carry, clean-up state-wide uniformity on parks carry to eliminate abuse by anti-gun municipalities, and will allow … Continue reading

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