With a bill that would exempt from federal laws any firearms manufactured and retained in Georgia, a group of state lawmakers is taking aim this session at what they view as overreaching federal firearms regulations. Tommy Benton (above), R-Jefferson, is one of the main sponsors of House Bill 89, known as the Georgia Firearms Freedom Act, which seeks to exclude from federal regulation firearms made and retained in Georgia.
Lawmakers' bill aims to keep feds off guns
February 7, 2013
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