House Judiciary Committee Passes “Church Carry” Bill

This morning, the House Judiciary Committee passed “The Church Protection Act.” The bill now heads to the House floor. If it is successful there, it will head to the Governor’s desk for his John Hancock.

I attended the committee meeting this morning and snagged some video(s). The voice vote is near the very end of the second clip below.

4:31 p.m. – I apologize for the audio problems in these videos. It seems to be a technical issue with Ustream. Hopefully it will be resolved soon.

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  1. [...] Harrell was an all-around swell time this past Thursday. We discussed developments surrounding the “church carry” bill and Senator Rapert’s heartbeat bill. [...]

  2. [...] the House passed SB71, “The Church Protection Act,” which we have been following for a few weeks now. It was a landslide: 85 for and only 8 votes against, with 7 not [...]