Indiana House votes to remove the state’s license to carry a pistol
House Bill 1369, which passed the House by 65-31 votes and is now in the Senate, repeals a law requiring a person to be licensed to carry a pistol in Indiana, according to the Indianapolis Star
Reports indicate that anyone legally able to carry and possess a firearm can do so without a government-issued permit or license. The invoice specified that certain perpetrators could still be banned from carrying handguns.
Proponents of the bill argue that the licensing process penalizes law-abiding citizens and residents who do not have to pay for a right guaranteed by the second …