We FIGHT for Gun Owner RIGHTS

The Maryland State Rifle and Pistol Association (MSRPA) is the flagship Gun Rights organization in and for the State of Maryland. The objective is to continue to develop new activists with numerous individual skills who will help us bring Maryland into line with the rest of the states which have made strong gains in protecting the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

 

We FIGHT for Gun Owner RIGHTS

The Maryland State Rifle and Pistol Association (MSRPA) is the flagship Gun Rights organization in and for the State of Maryland. The objective is to continue to develop new activists with numerous individual skills who will help us bring Maryland into line with the rest of the states which have made strong gains in protecting the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

Why should I join the State Association?

The NATIONAL Rifle Association sponsors and sanctions National Competitions, and defends your rights in Washington, DC.

The STATE Association sponsors and sanctions local competitions in Maryland, and defends your rights in Maryland

MSRPA organizes and conducts state championship matches in all shooting disciplines
MSRPA promotes the establishment of safe shooting ranges and hunting lands.
MSRPA sponsors the official Maryland State Rifle Team and the Maryland State Pistol Team.
MSRPA promotes hunting and emphasizes safety and hunter education.
MSRPA develops, promotes, funds and maintains active and ongoing Junior Programs.
MSRPA is fully affiliated with the Director of Civilian Marksmanship and the National Board for the Promotion of Rifle Practice.

Maryland State 3 Position Smallbore Championship

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Maryland General Assembly - 2018

The 2018 Session of the Maryland General Assembly gaveled in at noon 10JAN2018. Your MSRPA legislative team will be hard at work defending our rights from further encroachments and supporting positive 2nd Amendment legislation.

 

There are several bills that were prefiled before the session began that we are already tracking through the process.

  • House Bill 29 (Delegate Rey) / Senate Bill 27 (Senator Hough): Cross-filed bills advocating for placing the training requirement for a Handgun Wear & Carry Permit after a preliminary approval is received for the permit from the Maryland State Police. Our Position: Support.
  • Senate Bill 74 (Senator Ramirez): A bill to ban bump stocks and other firearms accessories that “increase the rate of fire” of designated firearms. Our Position: Oppose.
  • Senate Bill 99 (Senator Norman): A bill to codify personal protection and/or self-defense as a valid “good and substantial” reasons for the issuance of a Handgun Wear & Carry Permit. Our Position: Support.

We will be actively tracking bills throughout the session and encourage our members and visitors to communicate your opinions on these important 2nd Amendment issues to your legislators.  If you need assistance in finding the contact information for your representatives in the Maryland General Assembly, please enter your home address at http://mdelect.net.

Regulated Firearm Purchase Application Process Goes On-Line January 1st

As part of Maryland State Police efforts to improve customer service, the process of applying to purchase a regulated firearm is moving from paper forms filled out by hand, to an on-line automated system expected to increase efficiency and improve the process for both customers and firearms dealers.

Donations needed for lawsuit against SB281.

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