SB 1027 Prohibits certain suits by political subdivisions and the state against firearm manufacturers and dealers
Sponsor:Kinder Co-Sponsor(s)
LR Number:4239S.01I Fiscal Note:4239-01
Last Action:02/05/02 - Hearing Conducted S Judiciary Committee Journal page:
Effective Date:August 28, 2002
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Current Bill Summary

SB 1027 - This act provides that the design, marketing, manufacture or sale of firearms or ammunition is not an unreasonably dangerous activity and does not constitute a nuisance per se. The act prohibits political subdivisions, as well as the state, from instituting a lawsuit against any firearms or ammunition manufacturer relating to design, marketing, manufacture or sale to the public. The act allows actions regarding breach of contract or warranty for firearms or ammunition purchased by a state or political subdivision.

This act is identical to SB 123 (2001).