Willamette Valley Arms Collectors Association
State of Oregon and National Gun News


  The Willamette Valley Arms Collectors Association (W.V.A.C.A.) Gun News section is a compilation of news stories from the NRA-ILA and various gun legislation news sources, listed here for your benefit. The NRA_ILA news links in this section are updated each week on Friday. For the most current daily news posting go to the legislation link listed below in the NRA-ILA National News section.


NRA-ILA: IN THE NATIONAL NEWS

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2018
NRA sues to block new Washington gun control measure

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2018
Washington: Whidbey student calls for walkouts after passing of 1639 gun initiative

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2018
Opposition: Ban All Semiautomatic Firearms

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2018
Arizona: Tucson City Council to discuss gun dealer policy

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2018
Parson making it official: Right-to-Carry respected in Missouri Capitol

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2018
Canada debates a gun ban

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2018
Renewed push by Sen. Toomey to criminalize private firearms transfers

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2018
First Amendment lawyer Jack Greiner: First Amendment is nonpartisan and might protect the NRA in a recent court case

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2018
Ohio House passes ‘stand your ground’ legislation

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2018
Sen. Bob Casey pushes criminalization of private transfers, magazine ban

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2018
Funds managing $4.8 trillion pressure firearms industry to embrace gun control

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2018
Michael Bloomberg still considering 2020 run

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2018
Ohio House set to approve ‘stand your ground’ bill

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2018
D.C. Carry Permits Jump Over 1440 Percent Since District Went ‘Shall Issue’

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2018
The Right to Hunt Is Now Constitutionally Protected in North Carolina

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2018
House Democrats plan aggressive gun control effort next year

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2018
Right to Wear T-Shirts That Depict or Mention Guns

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2018
Pittsburgh eyeing gun legislation

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2018
Washington : Gun shop owners expect sales increase after gun control initiative

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2018
House Dems are promising tougher gun control measures, but advocates may have lost ground in the Senate

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2018
House Democrats plan aggressive gun control effort next year

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2018
Dems vow swift action on gun control next year


Contributor: NRA-ILA

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For a list of current National News & Issues visit the National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action

 


NRA-ILA Legal Update

FEDERAL LEGISLATION UPDATES

FRIDAY, JULY 13, 2018
NRA Files Comments in Support of Trump Administration’s Export Reform Effort

FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2018
Some Police Officials Betray Their Constituents on Right-to-Carry Reciprocity

FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 2018
A Pro-Gun Majority in U.S. House Will Preserve American Freedom

FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 2018
Antigun Politicians Aim for America’s Most Popular Firearms With Expansive Ban

THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2018
What Is The 'Fix NICS' Bill Congress Keeps Talking About?

FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2018
Cutting the Data: Strong Interest in Suppressors Continued in 2017

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2018
What the Media Doesn’t Want You to Know: Enactment of National Reciprocity is Closer than Ever!

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2017
The Washington Post Exposes Pelosi Lie on National Reciprocity

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2017
Military Funding Bill Establishes Mandatory Program to Sell Historic Pistols to the Public

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2017
Concealed Carry Reciprocity Passes U.S. House of Representatives!

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2017
Burlington Police Chief Puts New York Politicians Before Vermonters

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2017
House Passes Concealed Carry Reciprocity

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2017
FACT CHECK: Rep. Thomas Massie Spreading Misinformation About Comprehensive Self-Defense Legislation Pending in Congress

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2017
State Attorneys General Back National Reciprocity

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2017
House Judiciary Committee Green Lights Reciprocity Bill

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2017
Concealed Carry Reciprocity is on the Move: Your Lawmakers Need to Hear from You NOW!

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2017
Muzzleloaders Now Targeted by “Giffords” Gun Prohibition Lobby

Thursday, November 9, 2017
Dianne Feinstein Wants to Ban Commonly Owned Semi-Autos, Again!

Friday, November 3, 2017
Congress Needs to Hear from YOU on National Right to Carry!

Friday, October 27, 2017
Gun Banners Forward Ambitious Anti-Gun Agenda

Friday, October 20, 2017
Anti-Gun Congresswoman Introduces Magazine Ban, Aims Slippery Slope at the Gun on Your Hip

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2017
Your Help Is Urgently Needed to Ensure Congress Acts on Pro-gun Legislation!

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
Gun Control Lobby Seeks to Thwart SHARE Act with Hysteria, Fear Mongering

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
Anti-Gun Politicians: Blocking Out The Facts About Suppressors

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
Reuniting The United States With Reciprocity

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
House Committee Passes SHARE Act by Wide Margin

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
National Reciprocity Bill Nears Goal Line in the House but Needs Your Support to Reach the End Zone

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2017
NRA Backed SHARE Act Passes Committee

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
NRA Applauds Reintroduction and Expansion of SHARE Act

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2017
Shocking News as Governor of Virgin Islands Orders National Guard to Seize Americans’ Firearms

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
Americans for Responsible Solutions Claims NFA Isn’t Burdensome



NRA-ILA Legal Update


 

STATE LEGISLATION UPDATES

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2018
Ohio: House Passes Self-Defense Legislation, Contact Your Senator

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2018
Ohio: House to Consider Pro-Gun Legislation Tomorrow

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2018
California: City of Saratoga Again Trying to Pass an Anti-Gun Firearm Ordinance

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2018
California: San Diego Board of Supervisors Considers Ordinance to Ban Recreational Shooting on Federal Land

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2018
Montana: Missoula City Council to Consider Banning Carry in Numerous City Locations

MONDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2018
California: San Diego County Board of Supervisors to Consider Recreational Shooting Ban for BLM Land at Tomorrow Morning’s Board Meeting

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2018
California: Orinda City Council Adds Mandatory Firearm Storage to TONIGHT’s Meeting Agenda

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018
California: Governor Brown Vetoes 2 Anti-Gun Bills, Signs Legislation to Increase the Minimum Age to Purchase Firearms.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2018
Pennsylvania: Potential for Gun Control as Legislators Come Back to Harrisburg

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2018
New Jersey: Committee Takes Redundant, Unnecessary Bill and Makes It Worse

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2018
California: Ventura County Fair Board to Consider the Future of Gun Shows at the County Fairgrounds

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2018
Nebraska: Attend Lincoln City Council Meeting to Oppose Gun Control

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2018
New Jersey: Please Attend the Fourth Annual NJ SAFE Conference on Saturday

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2018
Florida Alert! Galvano Committee Gets $200K from ‘EVERYTOWN’ Group

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2018
New Jersey: Latest Gimmick by Anti-Gun Politicians Is Simply More of The Same

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2018
Join Your NRA-ILA for The Annual Firearms Law Symposium

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2018
California: Youth Hunting Bill Signed into Law BUT Governor Brown Still Must Hear from You to VETO Several Anti-Gun Bills!

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2018
Arizona: BLM Plan Would Open New Areas to Hunting in the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2018
California: Del Mar Fairgrounds Board of Directors Meeting on Gun Shows Tuesday, September 11

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
California: 2018 Legislative Session Adjourns and Now Governor Brown Needs to Hear from You!

FRIDAY, AUGUST 31, 2018
Reminder for California Hunters: Phase 2 of Non-Lead Ammunition Requirements Currently in Effect

THURSDAY, AUGUST 30, 2018
California: Legislature Votes to Prohibit Firearms Sales to Adults Under 21

TUESDAY, AUGUST 28, 2018
California: Bills Moving Fast in the Final Days of the Legislative Session

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 2018
California: Legislature Down to the Final Week

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2018
Read NRA's Brief on Initiative 1639 to Washington State's Supreme Court

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23, 2018
New Jersey: Gov. Murphy Targets Bear Hunting

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17, 2018
California: Precursor Parts Bill Held in Committee as Appropriations Committees Take Up Suspense Files

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17, 2018
NRA Wins Lawsuit in Washington State, Prevents I-1639 From Appearing on Ballot

THURSDAY, AUGUST 9, 2018
California: Several Firearm-Related Bills Sent to their Respective Appropriations Committee Suspense File

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2018
Washington: NRA and SAF File Lawsuit Against City of Edmonds

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3, 2018
California: Legislature Reconvenes After Summer Recess

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3, 2018
NRA Challenges I-1639 “Bait and Switch”

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2018
BLM’s Plan Will Manage Use of Vehicles on Public Lands in Northwestern Colorado



OREGON & WASHINGTON NEWS


NRA-ILA Legal Update

OREGON UPDATES

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2018
Read NRA's Brief on Initiative 1639 to Washington State's Supreme Court

THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2018
Oregon: Court Modifies Scheduling Order for Gun Ban Initiative

TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2018
Oregon: NRA Opposes Attempt to Fast-Track Gun Ban Initiative

FRIDAY, MAY 25, 2018
Oregon: Gun Ban Initiative Ballot Title Finalized

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 2018
Oregon: Another Initiative Filed to Restrict Your Right to Self-Defense

TUESDAY, APRIL 3, 2018
Oregon: Initiative would create firearm storage rules, make owners liable for harm

TUESDAY, MARCH 6, 2018
Oregon: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2018
Oregon: House Committee Passes Bill Expanding Firearm Prohibitions

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017
Oregon: Gov. Brown Announces New Anti-Gun Push for 2018

THURSDAY, AUGUST 17, 2017
Oregon: Governor Signs Anti-Gun Bill into Law

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7, 2017
Oregon: Update on Multiple Hunting Bills

THURSDAY, MAY 11, 2017
Oregon: Anti-Hunting Organizations Attempt to Hijack Bill

WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017
Oregon: Anti-Gun Bill Assigned to Committee

THURSDAY, MAY 4, 2017
Oregon: Bill to Expand Hunting Opportunities Passes Senate Committee

TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017
Oregon: State Amends “No Firearms” Policy for Employees

MONDAY, MAY 1, 2017
Oregon: Anti-Gun Bill Passes Senate, Heads to House

MONDAY, APRIL 24, 2017
Oregon: Senate Committee to Consider Expanding Hunting Opportunities

FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 2017
Oregon: Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled in Committee

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5, 2017
Oregon: Bill to Expand Youth Hunting Opportunities Passes Committee

MONDAY, MARCH 20, 2017
Oregon: Another Bill Introduced to Infringe on Right to Self-Defense

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2017
Oregon: Gov. Kate Brown backs new gun control measures

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2017
Oregon: Gov. Brown & Anti-Gun Legislators Back Bill to Infringe on Your Rights

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25, 2017
Oregon: Legislative Session Convenes Next Week with Anti-Gun Bills Pre-Filed

THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 2017
Oregon: State Employees Left Defenseless by New “No Firearms” Policy

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2016
Pastor runs afoul of Oregon firearm transfer law during anti-gun stunt

THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2016
Oregon Legislature Adjourns 2016 Session

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2016
Oregon: Anti-Gun Bill Narrowly Passes House Vote

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2016
Oregon: House Judiciary Committee Passed Legislation to Delay Your Second Amendment Rights

FRIDAY, JANUARY 29, 2016
Oregon: Two Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled for Committee Hearings Next Week

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20, 2016
Anti-Gun Bill Rears its Ugly Head Before Oregon’s 2016 Legislative Session Convenes

 


NRA-ILA Legal Update

WASHINGTON UPDATES

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17, 2018
NRA Wins Lawsuit in Washington State, Prevents I-1639 From Appearing on Ballot

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Washington: NRA Files Legal Challenge Against Misleading Ballot Title for Gun Control Initiative

TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018
Washington: Seattle to Consider Legislation to Make Firearms Unavailable for Self-Defense

FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2018
Washington: Anti-Gun Bill May be Amended

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2018
Washington: Additional Gun-Control Bill Fails Deadline, Others Still Moving

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2018
Washington: CPL Permit Confidentiality Bill Introduced

TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018
Washington: Trigger Modification Ban Passes Committee

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 10, 2018
Washington: Senate Law & Justice Committee to Hear Anti-Gun Bills Next Monday

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2017
Washington: Attorney General Bob Ferguson Renews Gun Ban Push for 2018

FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 2017
Washington: Recreational Shooting Meeting for Tahuya State Forest

FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 2017
Washington: Gun Bills on the Move in Olympia

THURSDAY, APRIL 6, 2017
Washington: WDFW Creates Advisory Committee to Address Target Shooting Concerns in Central Washington

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2017
Washington: Anti-Gun Legislation Could be Heard on the Floor Next Week

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2017
Washington: One Anti-Gun Substitute Dies in Committee, Another is Headed to the House Floor

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2017
Washington: Gun Control Proponents Attempting to Amend Gun Ban Bill

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2017
Washington: Numerous Bills Moving Through Washington House Committee

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2017
Washington: Lawmakers and Gov. Inslee push for more statewide gun measures

TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2017
Washington: Due Process Violation Legislation Heard in House Committee

FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 2017
Washington: House proposal would require semi-automatic owners obtain annual licenses, complete gun safety course

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
Washington: Spokane Valley could become a Second Amendment sanctuary city under councilman’s proposal

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
Washington: Anti-Gun AG Promises Firearm and Magazine Ban Legislation Next Year

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2016
Washington: All Anti-Gun Bills Stall in the House Judiciary Committee

TUESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2016
Washington: 2016 Legislative Session Convenes With Misguided Anti-Gun Legislation Introduced

 


 

Willamette Valley Arms Collectors Association

 

2019 Collectors Display and Gun Show
Eugene, OR

 

Saturday - March 16th, 2019 - 9am to 5pm
Sunday - March 17th, 2019 - 9am to 3pm

 

At the
LANE COUNTY EVENT CENTER & FAIRGROUNDS
IN THE PERFORMANCE HALL BUILDING
FREE PARKING

For more information and table reservations
Call John at (541) 954-8460
wvacashow@outlook.com