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Old January 22, 2015, 09:50 PM   #1
WyMark
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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 http://legisweb.state.wy.us. 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:
6-8-105.

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."

HB0114
(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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Old January 24, 2015, 11:53 PM   #2
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wm,

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

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