Silencers on the Verge of being Legal in Vermont
Posted May 19, 2015
A bill that would make silencer ownership legal in Vermont is going before the Governor Peter Shumlin, thanks to the work of Vermont State Rep. Patrick Brennan and the American Suppressor Association. Rep. Brennan has led the fight for Vermont residents to have the right to own silencers. He worked…
ASA works to expand silencer ownership rights in Minnesota
Posted May 13, 2015
On May 7, American Suppressor Association (ASA) President Knox Williams drafted a letter to Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton offering to clear up some misconceptions on silencer use and ownership. Governor Dayton believes that “to allow gunshots to be silenced increases the danger to law…
Hunting with silencers now legal in Florida!
Posted November 21, 2014
On Friday November 21st 2014 Florida voted to make silencers legal for hunting. The ASA reported “The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission voted unanimously to repeal the 57 year old prohibition on the use of firearm suppressors for taking deer, gray squirrels, rabbits, wild turkeys,…
eForms 2.0 Industry Roundtable
Posted July 22, 2014
This morning, the ATF held their first industry roundtable to discuss plans for eForms 2.0 – which is refreshing since there hasn’t been any reliable information released since eForms first went down in April. Personally, I think the event was useful, and here are the biggest…
More States Passing Pro-Suppressor Legislation
Posted July 07, 2014
On July 1st, pro-suppressor legislation in both Kansas and Georgia went into effect. In Georgia, House Bill 60, the most comprehensive gun bill ever to pass in the state of Georgia, included a provision which allows the use of silencers while hunting. HB60 taking effect brings the number of states…
Please submit comments to help stop ATF 41P!
Posted November 18, 2013
We’ve heard a lot of comments from customers who think ATF 41P is going to happen regardless of what they do. As a result, it seems like many people aren’t taking the time to submit comments. Remember the beginning of this year when everybody assumed that there would be a new assault weapon…
It’s time to submit comments on proprosed NFA rule changes!
Posted October 18, 2013
As many of you may have heard, the ATF recently published a proposed rule that, if adopted, would place new and cumbersome requirements on purchases of NFA items, including silencers, by trusts and other entities. The proposed rule would require each person listed on a trust to submit…
It’s not time to give up
Posted December 25, 2012
As you can imagine, this last week has been absolutely crazy with everyone panicking about the potential of another ban coming down the pipe. On top of that is the sadness that everyone feels when a tragedy like this occurs – and the frustration with politicians and other special interests…
Suppressors legalized for hunting in Texas!
Posted March 30, 2012
Well, they finally did it! Suppressors were already legal for hunting non-game animals (like hogs) in Texas, but now they’re legal for game animals as well. It’s time to get those deer rifles threaded! Anyway, here’s the text from the NRA announcement. (As always, you really…
Comment Page for Using Suppressors While Hunting
Posted February 18, 2012
I know we’ve posted a lot about this lately – but this really is our best chance of getting the hunting rules in Texas changed for this coming season. Personally, I have a son who loves to hunt; but, he is completely deaf in his right ear and we tend to be very careful with […]