Legislation

The Firearm Safety Act of 2013  [Senate Bill 281]
Introduced January 18, 2013
Passed by Maryland Assembly on April 4, 2013
Signed into law by Governor O’Malley on May 16, 2013

Read a summary of what the bill does
Read analysis by Johns Hopkins about benefits of fingerprint-based handgun licensing
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Gun Laws Work

Do gun laws work? Because strong gun laws are clearly associated with lower death rates, legislators should work to save lives in their communities by enacting smart gun laws.