February 2015 Legislative Report

Posted by on Feb 15, 2015 in Legislative

Federal Significant Win in Federal Court Today, in the case of Mance v. Holder, Judge Reed O’Conner pronounced a key portion of the Gun Control Act of 1968 unconstitutional. This ruling in the Northern District of Texas enjoins the federal government from enforcing several key provisions of the act, which relate to purchasing firearms out of state. Under the original Gun Control Act of 1968, only Federally Licensed Dealers were permitted to conduct interstate transfers. The Firearms Owners Protection Act of 1986 allowed individuals to purchase long guns from out of state FFLs, but handguns...

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Due to COVID-19,
All Shooting Ranges Are Currently Closed. All Events are Cancelled Until Further Notice. Outdoor Ranges Will Reopen on Friday, June 5th.

Pursuant to Governor Wolf’s order for non-life-sustaining businesses to close, with enforcement to begin March 21, 2020 at 12:01AM, FTRPA is closed to members and guests until June 5th, when we will enter into operations under “yellow phase” guidelines. Outdoor ranges and Curtis Lake will be open. COVID mitigation procedures must be followed.