Skip to comments.Raleigh City Council seeks an exemption from HB650
Posted on 12/08/2011 8:15:52 AM PST by ncdepot
Adopts Conforming Ordinance The Raleigh City Council today adopted an ordinance that members hope will be short lived. The vote brings the City Code into compliance with North Carolina State Enabling Laws.
The newly adopted State law that went into effect Dec. 1, allows the carrying of concealed weapons essentially everywhere, with the exceptions of some City-owned parks and recreational facilities. The City Council has asked the City Attorneys Office to pursue an exemption for Raleigh during the General Assemblys short session.
"While the City Council will comply with the new law, the Council members unanimously believe it is bad policy and are seeking to change the law at the first opportunity," said City Attorney Thomas McCormick.
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