Tag Archives: Michigan Laws

MI Rep. Jim Townsend (D-Royal Oak) to Ban Youth Hunting HB 4774

Representative Jim Townsend who we reported on recently (HERE) due to his asinine attempts to require purchase licenses for long guns is at it again. This time Mr. Townsend the representative from Royal Oak is looking to effectively destroy both out of state hunting revenues and  youth hunting in the great state of Michigan. He has introduced HIB-4774 (HERE) which will require pistol licenses to be extended …

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What Will You Use Your Gun For?

In our last article “Where to Start” we discussed a very basic overview of what you need to know. In an effort to bring more information on gun handling and techniques 248Shooter has recently partnered with an NRA instructor who will be adding his experience to our blog writing team. Expect to see some great information on those topics in the coming weeks. This …

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Oakland County Second Highest Approved CPL Rate

Oakland County CPL Approval

The Michigan State Police have released the latest CPL report by county. It can be found at: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/msp/ccw_county_report_approved_273955_7.pdf   You will notice that Oakland County approved 34,861 new CPL’s and renewed 19,114 for a total of : 53,975 Second only to Wayne County. Oakland takes its gun ownership and right to carry very serious and it is wonderful to see so many new approved applications.   …

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Off Duty FBI Agent Almost Shoots Detroit Cop

  Detroit Police officers are instructed to stage a purse snatching in Cork Town for the Channel 4 News. An off duty FBI agent at the station thinking this was a real robbery intervened.   http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/story/22527213/leduff-detroit-polices-simulated-purse-snatching-goes-awry#ixzz2VY80cAib   You can watch the video here:   Fox 2 News Headlines  

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House Ok’s Increased Hunting and Fishing Fees

According to the AP in an article located on FoxNews Detroit the Michigan House has already paved the way for increased fees. When combined wiht the shortage of ammo, ammo price increases and higher gas costs this is setting the stage for one of the most expensive hunting seasons on record.   There is some good news in this bill though: …

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Call Your Representatives

According to an update on the Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Owners Facebook page we have a new mess to deal with in Michigan. The US Congress has already stated that they are moving the gun debate to the States after losses at a Federal level. We need to put an end to this before it begins. State Rep. Jim Townsend (D-Royal …

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Michign CPL/CCW Reciprosity Map

When searching online today I came across this interactive map.    Michigan is one of the most widely supported CPL/CCW licenses you can get.   If you are looking to travel in the USA you need to know what is legal in each state as laws very. Do not count on this map to keep you out of trouble entirely if …

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Manchin-Toomey Defeated For Now!

For those of us that believe in the second amendment  it was a good day. The Manchin-Toomey amendments and bill have been defeated. Unfortunately Harr Reid pulled the final bill from voting so that it will be able to be presented again in the future. For those of you curious of how your senators voted here is a list. Keep the names in mind as election season comes up. The following …

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Son of SB 59 Introduced

Michigan Open Carry has announced the following:   The “Son of SB 59” has been introduced. The bill number should be published within the next day. The new SB 59 will: 1. Eliminate all PFZs (no additional training required) except K-12 schools, hospitals, and churches will remain as PFZs. 2. Move CPL issuance to the Michigan State Police. County Clerk …

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Senate Bill #63

This is a good piece of legislation designed to both encourage and support gun ownership and American Craftsmanship specifically from the state of Michigan. Check out Senate Bill #63 HERE! The law would make it legal for a Michigan resident to own any firearm made in the state of Michigan. With companies looking to leave infriendly gun states like NY, and MD this could …

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