Idaho: Full Senate to vote on youth having guns in cities with no permit required

The NRA wants youth of 18 carrying loaded assault weapons anywhere with no permit or training required. Currently, they can do this anywhere but a city. If the bill passes, handguns and assault weapons will be seen in Boise, not just for those over 21, but for some still in high school.

The Bill

👎 House Bill 206 would lower age for carrying guns in cities from 21 to 18.
—Tracking Progress: Bold indicates passed—
In the House—>In Committee—>On House Floor—>Passed Chamber
In the Senate—>In Committee—>
[blink]On Senate Floor[/blink]—>Passed Chamber
After Passage—>On Governor’s Desk—>Governor Signed—>Becomes Law

Action

Please call the office of your Idaho State Senator. Ask that he or she oppose HB 206 to continue requiring training and licensing of youth who carry loaded guns with them in the city.


  • 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.
  • Check out stopgunmadness.org for fast moving updates.