Speak Out for Gun Safety Reform in Rhode Island

Research and data show that no single reform will keep our communities safe – take action now to help move these five evidence-based, common-sense bills to the floor for debate and an up-or-down votes:

⇒ Limiting magazine capacity to 10 rounds

⇒ Regulating assault weapons

⇒ Strengthening safe firearm storage laws

⇒ Prohibiting open carry of long guns in public

⇒ Raising the age to buy guns to 21

Mass Shooters Prefer Large Capacity Mags

18 of the 20 deadliest shootings in the last decade have included the use of large capacity magazines.

>> Almost all occured in minutes, with shooters firing dozens, and sometimes hundreds, of bullets.

Gun Incidents in RI on the Rise

Firearm Background Checks Continue to Surge Past Pre-Pandemic Level

RI exceeded national average increase in FBI NICS* checks.

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2020 RI Gun Safety Poll

Overwhelming support for common-sense gun safety measures, including more than 70% in favor of limiting magazine capacity and regulating assault weapons.

Gun Safety Reform is Constitutional

In 2008, District of Columbia v. Heller affirmed:

“the [Second Amendment] right was not a right to keep and carry any weapon whatsoever in any manner whatsoever and for whatever purpose.”

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