Contact Us

La. Senate Committee Approves Bill Allowing Lawmakers To Bring Guns Into State Capitol

Louisiana State Capitol (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Louisiana State Capitol (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Legislation that would allow legislators who have a concealed handgun permit to bring their gun into the State Capitol has advanced to the La. Senate floor.

According to our news partners at Louisiana Radio Network, Franklin Senator Brent Allain’s bill would also require a lawmaker to undergo annual firearms training. Rep. Allain says he wants them to have the ability to protect themselves.

The bill passed the La. Senate Government Affairs Committee 5 to 3.

More From 973 the Dawg

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://973thedawg.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 97.3 The Dawg quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 97.3 The Dawg quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!