Updates > Alert for 4/6/2013: Word is Spreading on
Secret Vote to Kill HB 76 S1
Word is Spreading on Secret Vote
to Kill HB 76 S1
Other gun-friendly groups are spreading the
word on the effort to kill HB 76 S1 through a SECRET
(Alert for 4/6/13): One of UT Gun
Rights' objectives is to assist gun rights activists and
organizations in being as politically effective as possible.
We are encouraged by reports of
individuals who have called, emailed, and faxed
HB 76 S1 (Carry
Unloaded Firearms Concealed) sponsor,
representative John Mathis, to invite him to publicly reveal
the legislature's upcoming vote to override governor Herbert's
Other gun-friendly organizations are
also alerting their contacts regarding the ongoing
political theater and gamesmanship surrounding HB 76 S1.
Here are a few examples:
Utah Gun Owners (utgo.org)
discussed the secret vote, and potential activist responses, on their latest audio cast
Utah Liberty Institute posted our
previous alert on their Facebook page at
Free West Radio posted our alerts
Men Who Support Women Against Gun
Control is posting relevant information at
other gun-rights-friendly groups
and encourage them to share the essence of this information as
well — in whatever form they desire. Every gun owner
should understand that:
learn whether HB 76 S1 was a real effort, or part of
the ongoing con.
1) The legislature will soon take a SECRET vote on whether to
override governor Herbert's veto of HB 76 S1.
2) Only HB 76 S1 sponsor, representative John Mathis (phone:
435-789-7316 and email: email@example.com), can request the
vote results and thereafter reveal to the public where each
legislator REALLY stands on HB 76 S1.
3) If this vote is kept from the public, then 2013 will be
another extremely successful year for legislators who avoid
To see our previous alert, "Is HB 76 S1 a Real Effort or a
Shell Game?", including background information and
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