Due to absences on the Senate floor earlier today that could have resulted in the death of Senate Bill 1113, State Senator Jack Harper (R-4) voted against his own bill, which in turn allows him to bring it up for reconsideration. SB 1113 would enable concealed weapons permit holders to carry concealed handguns in restaurants that serve alcohol, provided they are not consuming. This important self-defense reform could now be brought back up at anytime, even as early as this afternoon.

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