BLACK CREEK, GA – The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Daniel Defense, a leading designer of modern sporting rifles and accessories, is returning as a Tier Two Sponsor of the ASA. In 2014, Daniel Defense was one of ASA’s four Tier One Sponsors. Marty Daniel, President and CEO of Daniel Defense, … Continue reading "DANIEL DEFENSE RETURNS AS TIER TWO SPONSOR OF ASA"

This week, Rep. Mark Anderson (R-9A) introduced ASA and NRA backed House File 1434, a bipartisan bill that would legalize suppressor ownership and hunting in Minnesota. The bill also includes a “Shall Sign” provision, which would require Chief Law Enforcement Officers (CLEOs) in Minnesota to sign suppressor applications within 15 days of receipt, unless the applicant is … Continue reading "MINNESOTA: ASA BACKED SUPPRESSOR OWNERSHIP LEGISLATION INTRODUCED"

This week, Rep. Chip Baltimore (R-47) introduced ASA, NRA, and IFC backed House Study Bill 201, a bipartisan omnibus firearms bill that will, among other things, legalize suppressor ownership in Iowa. The bill, which passed a subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee by a 3 – 0 on Tuesday, also includes a “Shall-sign” provision, which would … Continue reading "IOWA: SUPPRESSOR OWNERSHIP LEGISLATION INTRODUCED, NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT"

AUSTIN, TX – The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Silencer Shop is the newest Tier One Sponsor of the ASA. With their contribution, Silencer Shop joins the ranks of SilencerCo and AcuSport as one of ASA’s three Tier One Sponsors for 2015. In January, Dave Matheny, owner of Silencer Shop, was … Continue reading "SILENCER SHOP BECOMES TIER ONE SPONSOR OF ASA"

The New Hampshire House Fish and Game and Marine Resources Committee is scheduled to hear House Bill 500 on Tuesday, February 17 at 10:15 A.M. in LOB 305. Sponsored by Rep. John Burt (R-39), the bill seeks to legalize the use of suppressors while hunting in the Granite State. Hunters are currently able to use … Continue reading "NEW HAMPSHIRE: ASA BACKED SUPPRESSOR HUNTING BILL SCHEDULED FOR PUBLIC HEARING"

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that SilencerCo, an industry leading manufacturer of firearm suppressors, ammunition, and accessories, will be returning as a Tier One Sponsor of the American Suppressor Association for 2015. In 2014, SilencerCo was one of four Tier One Sponsors, along with AcuSport, Daniel … Continue reading "SILENCERCO RETURNS AS TIER ONE SPONSOR OF ASA"

Earlier this week, Rep. Charlie Geren (R-99) introduced ASA and NRA backed House Bill 1179, a pro-suppressor measure which would require Chief Law Enforcement Officers (CLEOs) in Texas to sign NFA applications within 15 days of receipt, unless the applicant is found to be a prohibited person. Known as “Shall Sign” or “Shall Certify” legislation, … Continue reading "TEXAS: SHALL SIGN/CERTIFY LEGISLATION INTRODUCED"

The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce the election of Dave Matheny, owner of Silencer Shop, and Tom Collins, CEO of Gemtech Inc., as the newest members of the ASA Board of Directors. Also confirmed for new terms were incumbents Josh Waldron, CEO of Silencerco, and Knox Williams, President and Executive Director of … Continue reading "ASA BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTS TWO NEW MEMBERS"

This afternoon, the Ohio House of Representatives voted to pass ASA backed House Bill 234 by a 69 – 16 margin. The bill, which was amended in the Senate Civil Justice committee, passed the Senate by a 24 – 6 vote on December 9. It is now headed to Governor Kasich for his signature. Sponsored … Continue reading "OHIO: PRO-SUPPRESSOR LEGISLATION PASSED, HEADING TO GOVERNOR"

Earlier today, the Ohio Senate Civil Justice Committee voted by an 8 – 2 margin to pass House Bill 234. The bill, which was amended in committee, was then moved to the Senate floor, where it passed 24 – 6. It is now headed to the House for concurrence. If passed without amendments, HB 234 will … Continue reading "OHIO: SUPPRESSOR HUNTING LEGISLATION ADVANCES"