BOSTON, MA – On Thursday, November 16th at 11:00 AM in Room A-1, the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security will hear two bills which seek to legalize suppressor ownership in Massachusetts. S. 1317, and, S. 1340, would replace the current law that prohibits the possession of suppressors by non-manufacturers with language that allows private individuals to own … Continue reading "Massachusetts Legislative Alert – Hearing on S. 1317 and S. 1340"

  ASA Fall 2017 Membership Drive ★ Join Today for a Chance to Win One of Over Twenty Prizes ★   The folks at Discreet Ballistics have joined our giveaway. They’re contributing 100 rounds of their .300 Blackout 190gr. Subsonic Target Load to the prize pool. Join or renew your ASA membership today for a chance to win … Continue reading "We’ve added more prizes to our membership drive giveaway!"

ASA Fall 2017 Membership Drive ★ Join Today for a Chance to Win One of Over Twenty Prizes ★ Be a part of passing pro-suppressor reform! Help fight to reduce ATF transfer times, modernize the NFA system and ultimately remove suppressors from the NFA. Join the ASA TODAY for your chance to win one of over twenty … Continue reading "We’re giving away suppressors, ammunition, and more!"

ATLANTA, GA – Before releasing a statement, we felt it was critically important to wait for law enforcement investigators to determine the facts surrounding what exactly transpired last week in Las Vegas. First and foremost, we extend our thoughts and prayers to the victims of this horrific event. We would also like to extend our … Continue reading "ASA Statement on Las Vegas"

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, September 12, 2017, the American Suppressor Association submitted written testimony in support of the SHARE Act for consideration by the House Natural Resources Committee – Subcommittee on Federal Lands. ASA Executive Director Knox Williams was in attendance for the hearing. Following the hearing, the committee conducted a process known as “markup” … Continue reading "ASA TESTIMONY TO HOUSE NATURAL RESOURCES COMMITTEE"

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Committee on Natural Resources has scheduled a hearing for the morning of June 14, in which the Federal Lands Subcommittee will hear a discussion draft of the Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Act. The SHARE Act, which is being championed in a bipartisan manner by Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus (CSC) Co-Chairs Representative … Continue reading "HEARING PROTECTION ACT LANGUAGE INCORPORATED INTO COMPREHENSIVE SPORTSMENS PACKAGE"

On Tuesday, June 6th, the Rhode Island Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear Senate Bill 399. Introduced in March by Senators Archambault, Ruggerio, McCaffrey, Lombardo, Lombardi, SB 399 seeks to legalize suppressor ownership and hunting in Rhode Island. Suppressors are currently legal to own in 42 states, 40 of which allow their use while hunting.  Although legal … Continue reading "RHODE ISLAND: SUPPRESSOR BILL SCHEDULED FOR COMMITTEE HEARING"

On Wednesday, June 7th, the New York Senate Environmental Conservation Committee is scheduled to hear Senate Bill 1209A. Introduced in January by Senator Robert Ortt (R, C, IP), SB 1209A seeks to legalize suppressor ownership and hunting in New York state. Suppressors are currently legal to own in 42 states, 40 of which allow their use … Continue reading "NEW YORK: SUPPRESSOR BILL SCHEDULED FOR COMMITTEE HEARING"

The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is teaming up with a group of our sponsors to raise money for the Association by auctioning off five suppressed CUSTOM Glock 21 (.45 ACP) packages. All five packages are completely identical, with one notable exception: they each include a suppressor from a different manufacturer. When the auctions finish, the … Continue reading "ASA TO AUCTION FIVE CUSTOM SUPPRESSED GLOCK 21 PACKAGES"

ATLANTA, GA – The American Suppressor Association is pleased to announce Desert Tech, manufacturer of compact precision rifles and suppressors, as a Tier 7 sponsor for 2017. Based in Salt Lake City, UT, Desert Tech has been providing high quality rifle and suppressor systems to the US and International customers for the past decade. Desert Tech … Continue reading "Desert Tech joins ASA as 2017 sponsor"