H.R. 1865 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned.

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H.R. 1865: Recreational Lands Self-Defense Act of 2011

Summary: To protect the right of individuals to bear arms at water resources development projects administered by the Secretary of the Army, and for other purposes. (More Info)

H.R. 1865 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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National Rifle Association (NRA), Institute for Legislative Action 3,181,883 Facebook fans 163,526 Twitter followers

In recent years, one of gun owners’ top priorities has been to remove restrictions on where law-abiding persons may legally carry a firearm for self-defense. The removal of the restriction on carry in national parks and national wildlife refuges was a major step forward in the effort to remove unneeded restrictions on the fundamental right to self-defense.

However, there are still millions of acres of land owned or managed by the federal government that are still restricted. The Army Corps of Engineers in particular continues to inappropriately restrict carrying of firearms on recreational land it manages. After passage of the ...

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