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Area pastors mixed on concealed carry legislation

WORLAND — Area pastors aware of House Bill 141 that would allow concealed weapons in places of worship don’t see a need for it and have concerns about the legislation.

 

March 6, 2018



WORLAND — Area pastors aware of House Bill 141 that would allow concealed weapons in places of worship don’t see a need for it and have concerns about the legislation.

HB 141 has passed the House of Representatives and passed Committee of the Whole in the Senate Monday. There will be two more readings.

Current Wyoming statute prohibits a concealed weapon in “any place where persons are assembled for public worship, without the written consent of the chief administrator of that place.”

The new legislation repeals the restriction on carrying a concealed weapon into any place where peo...



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