New Hampshire: ASA-Backed Suppressor Hunting Bill Passes Subcommittee, Heads to Committee

Yesterday, August 20th, HB 500, an ASA-backed bill that would legalize hunting with suppressors in New Hampshire, passed out of a subcommittee of the New Hampshire House of Representative’s Fish and Game and Marine Resources Committee on a 3-2 vote.  The ASA’s General Counsel testified before the subcommittee in support of the bill, which is … Continue reading “New Hampshire: ASA-Backed Suppressor Hunting Bill Passes Subcommittee, Heads to Committee”

NEW HAMPSHIRE: ASA BACKED SUPPRESSOR HUNTING BILL SCHEDULED FOR WORK SESSION

A subcommittee of the New Hampshire House Fish and Game and Marine Resources Committee is scheduled to hear House Bill 500 during a work session on Thursday, August 20 at 10:00 A.M. in the Legislative Office Building (LOB), Room 308. Sponsored by Rep. John Burt (R-39), the bill seeks to legalize the use of suppressors while hunting in … Continue reading “NEW HAMPSHIRE: ASA BACKED SUPPRESSOR HUNTING BILL SCHEDULED FOR WORK SESSION”

SILENCER SHOP AND SILENCERCO ADD ASA DONATION TO WEBSITE

ATLANTA, GA – The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Silencer Shop and SilencerCo have both added an ASA Donation option to the checkout section of their websites. Originally launched by SilencerCo in February, 2015, Silencer Shop added the option to their website in early August. Inspired by the popular “NRA Round-Up” … Continue reading “SILENCER SHOP AND SILENCERCO ADD ASA DONATION TO WEBSITE”

North Carolina: Gov. McCrory Signs Shall-Sign Bill Into Law, Takes Effect Immediately

Yesterday, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory signed HB 562 into law.  With his signature, North Carolina became the 14th state to implement Shall-Sign/Shall-Certify legislation.  The bill, which had strong bipartisan support in both chambers of the North Carolina legislature, passed the Senate 40-9 after passing the House in a 78-37 vote. In addition to other … Continue reading “North Carolina: Gov. McCrory Signs Shall-Sign Bill Into Law, Takes Effect Immediately”

MINNESOTA: SUPPRESSOR HUNTING NOW LEGAL

Today,  the suppressor hunting portion of ASA backed Senate File 878 takes effect, making Minnesota the 36th state to allow for the use of suppressors while hunting. Maine will soon become the 37th state to follow suit, when Legislative Document 942 goes into effect in mid-October. As you may recall, on July 1st, a separate portion of … Continue reading “MINNESOTA: SUPPRESSOR HUNTING NOW LEGAL”