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pdf0Baltimore County "SAFE" Act as IntroducedHOT
pdf1Whalen v Handgun Permit Review Board - Reply BriefHOT
pdf2Whalen v Handgun Permit Review Board - Motion to StrikeHOT
pdf3Whalen v Handgun Permit Review Board - Brief of AppelleeHOT
pdf4MSI Presentation at 2019 International Association of Crime Analysts, National Harbor, MD 08/23/2019HOT
pdf6NEW Restrictions PolicyHOT
pdf7NEW SOP for MSP Carry PermitsHOT
pdf8Letter To 4th Circuit on StandingHOT
pdf9HQL Suit - Amicus Curiae Brief by NSSFHOT
pdf10HQL Suit - Amicus Curiae Brief by NRA and MSRPAHOT
pdf11SAF and CCRKBA Amicus in HQL LawsuitHOT
pdf12Origins of Restrictions in MarylandHOT
pdf13Reply of Appellants Bump Stock AppealHOT
pdf14Letter to Chris Shank HOT
pdf15NYC Letter to SCTHOT
pdf16Bump Stock Brief of StateHOT
pdf17HQL Memorandum Opinion of DCTHOT
pdf18Hulbert 1st Amendment opinionHOT
pdf192019 MGA Written Testimony in Opposition to SB1000 and HB1343 - Public Safety - Handgun Permit Review Board - RepealHOT
pdf20MGA2019: Written Testimony in Opposition to SB8 - Criminal Law - Computer-Aided Firearm Fabrication - ProhibitionsHOT
pdf212019 MGA Testimony in Opposition to HB740 and SB882 - Criminal Law – Firearms – Computer–Aided Fabrication and Serial Number (3D Printed Firearms & Ghost Guns)HOT
pdf222019 MGA Testimony in Support of HB342, HB541, and SB115 - Public Safety - Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - QualificationsHOT
pdf232019 MGA Testimony in Opposition to HB468 and SB441 - Public Safety - Access to Firearms - Storage RequirementsHOT
pdf242019 MGA Testimony in Opposition to HB786 and SB737 - Public Safety - Rifles and Shotguns - TransactionsHOT
pdf252019 MGA Testimony in Opposition to HB92 - Public Safety - Handgun Permits - Payment of FeesHOT
pdf262019 MGA Testimony in Opposition to HB612 - Public Safety - Regulated Firearms - Colt AR-15 Sporter H-BAR RifleHOT
pdf272019 MGA Testimony in Opposition to HB95 - Public Safety - Firearms Disqualifications - Antique Firearm (Shadé's Law)HOT
pdf282019 MGA Testimony in Opposition to HB96 and SB346 - Public Safety - Regulated Firearms - TransferHOT
pdf292019 MGA Information Only Testimony on SB97 and HB749 - Firearms - Right to Purchase, Possess, and Carry - Use of Medical CannabisHOT

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