Maryland: Two gun safety bills passed committee Thursday, 3/14

3-D Gun

Yesterday, two gun safety measures passed the Maryland House Judiciary Committee and will face a full House vote soon.

The Bills

👍House Bill 740 would outlaw the making and possession of 3D printed guns.
In the House —>In Committee—>On House Floor—>Passed Chamber
In the Senate —>In Committee—>On Senate Floor—>Passed Chamber
After Passage—>On Governor’s Desk—>Governor Signed—>Becomes Law

👍House Bill 786 would create a new license for long guns and require and gift or purchase go through a background check.
In the House —>In Committee—>On House Floor—>Passed Chamber
In the Senate —>In Committee—>On Senate Floor—>Passed Chamber
After Passage—>On Governor’s Desk—>Governor Signed—>Becomes Law

Action

Please make a quick call to the office of your State Delegate. Ask that he or she support HB 740 and HB 786.


  • To find your representatives and senators, enter your zip code at The League of Women Voters.
  • From the Indivisible Guide 2.0: Coordinated calls. Calls are a light lift, but can have an impact. Organize your local group to barrage your MoCs [legislators] with calls at an opportune moment about and on a specific issue.
  • To leverage the impact – forward this on to another concerned citizen.