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Old January 22, 2015, 09:50 PM   #1
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Wyoming Gun Bills.

It's that time of year again. Wyoming legislature is in session, and I'm perusing the list of bills on This is the first one I've come across so far. HB 114, repeal "Gun Free Zones". I copied and pasted and tried to clean it up as best I could for readability.

A BILL for AN ACT relating to concealed weapons;
creating a Wyoming Repeal Gun Free Zones Act; creating exceptions for the
carrying of concealed weapons by permit holders as 3specified;and providing for an effective date.

Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Wyoming:
Section 1.
W.S. 6-8-105 is created to read:

Exceptions for state issued concealed carry permits.
(a)This section shall be known and may be cited as the "Wyoming Repeal Gun Free Zones Act."

(b)Persons holding a valid concealed carry permit issued by the state of Wyoming under W.S. 6-8-104(a)(ii) may carry a concealed weapon in the following places:
(i) Any meeting of a governmental entity;
(ii) Any meeting of the legislature or a committee thereof;
(iii) Any public school, college or professional athletic event whether or not
related to firearms;
(iv) Any public elementary or secondary school facility; and
(v) Any public college or university facility without the written consent of the security service of the college or university.

(c) Nothing in this section shall be construed to:
(i) Alter concealed weapon prohibitions relating to courtrooms as specified in W.S. 6-8-104(t)(iii);
(ii) Prohibit a property owner from restricting firearms on his private property.

Section 2.
W.S. 6-8-104(t)(intro) is amended to read:

6-8-104. Wearing or carrying concealed weapons; penalties; exceptions; permits.

(t) Except as provided in W.S. 6-8-105, no person authorized to carry a concealed weapon pursuant to paragraphs (a)(ii) through (iv) of this section shall carry a concealed firearm into:

Section 3. This act is effective immediately upon completion of all acts necessary for a bill to become law as provided by Article 4, Section 8 of the Wyoming Constitution.

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Gotta love Wyoming. Beautiful country and great people who seem to have a great deal of common sense.

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