Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Bills to Tax Ammo, Register Guns Pass Illinois House Committee

The State Journal Register reports:
Handguns would have to be registered and a new tax would be imposed on ammunition sales under bills approved Wednesday by the Illinois House Executive Committee.

With Democrats voting “yes” and Republicans “no,” the committee approved House Bill 5831, which requires handgun owners to register their weapons with the state. The bill is an initiative of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanual.
Taxing away your civil right to defend yourself!