2009-2010 Regular Session - SB 281
Crimes; authorize churches to determine whether to permit persons licensed to carry firearms to carry on church premises/functions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 16-11-127 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to carrying deadly weapons to or at public gatherings and affirmative defenses, so as to authorize churches to determine for themselves whether to permit or exclude persons licensed or permitted to carry firearms to carry firearms on church premises or at church functions; to authorize persons licensed or permitted to carry firearms to carry firearms on church premises or at church functions; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/25/2009 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/23/2009 - Senate Hopper