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Town of Tompkins resolution opposing the NY SAFE act

In Support of the Second Amendment of the US Constitution – Resolution 06-2013

On Motion by Buttel, Seconded by LaTourette, it was Resolved that the Town of Tompkins opposes the enactment of any legislation that would infringe upon the Right of the People to Keep and Bear Arms and consider such laws to be unnecessary beyond lawful legislative authority granted to our state representative’s as there is no documented correlation between gun control measures and crime reduction.

Vote: All AYEs (unanimous)
Motion Carried

The March resolution confirmed at April 8 meeting, with this meeting minutes update:
Received letter from our NY State Senator John J. Bonacic stating he was in agreement with our Resolution Supporting of the Second Amendment.