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February 19, 2013
Town of Chester Adopts Resolution Opposing Process Utilized to Enact the “NY SAFE Act” and Affirming its Support for the 2nd Amendment to the United States Constitution
Chester–The Town of Chester has adopted a resolution opposing the process utilized to adopt New York’s latest gun control law, called the NY SAFE Act. In addition, the Town’s resolution reaffirms its support for the 2nd Amendment to the United States Constitution
Chester Town Supervisor Steven M. Neuhaus stated “Leaders in Albany are setting a very dangerous precedent by passing this law without any regard for legislative debate or input from experts on gun safety and mental health.”