HB 508 – Firearm Safe Storage Awareness Initiative

HB 508 – Firearm Safe Storage Awareness Initiative

Primary Sponsors: Rep. Allen McNeil (R-Moore), Rep. Donna White (R-Johnston), Rep. Carson Smith (R-Columbus), Rep. John Sauls (R-Harnett)

Bill Summary

This bill would ask the Department of Health and Human Services  (DHHS) to launch a statewide initiative to educate the public about the importance of safe gun storage.

The bill also appropriates funding for DHHS to distribute gun locks.


Bill Movement

This bill was filed on March 27, 2019.

This bill was referred to the following committees:

  • Health – passed April 16, 2019
  • Health Appropriations
  • Appropriations
  • Rules

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