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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
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Department of General Services
 
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Department of General Services
 
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Regulations Banning Concealed Firearms in Offices Occupied by Executive Branch Agencies [1 VAC 30 ‑ 105]
Action Promulgation of new regulation banning concealed firearms in executive branch agency offices
Stage Emergency/NOIRA
Comment Period Ends 1/27/2016
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12/16/15  9:02 am
Commenter: Dawn

Don't make good people defenseless, Don't make it easier for terriorists!
 

Disarming good citizens (who are the only ones likely to obey the prohibition) does not make them safer!

All but two of the public massacres since 1950 had been committed by criminals and terrorists in “gun-free zones,” which is exactly what this regulation creates.  This proposed regulation is a danger to public safety!  This also endangers state employees who are nothing more than "sitting ducks" for any lunatic wishing to do harm. Obviously, lunatics don't give a damn about regulation or law!

Furthermore, this type of action by any Governor is in direct violation of the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Virginia.  We have a State Senate and House of Representatives to make desicions like this.

 

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