Yesterday, the Maine House of Representatives unanimously passed Legislative Document 1859 which now goes to the state Senate for its consideration where it could be voted on this week.  LD 1859, “An Act to Protect Firearm Ownership during Times of Emergency,” would simply clarify that, during any declared state of disaster or emergency, lawfully possessed, used, carried, transferred, transported, stored or displayed firearm or ammunition cannot be seized from law-abiding citizens.

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