GOAL Alert Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO) Legislation Advancing Through House, Please Call Your State Representative Immediately, Ask Them To Sign Rep. Joe McKenna’s Letter To House Ways & Means Committee Urging Support Of GOAL’s Compassionate Alternative Language! Yesterday, House Speaker Robert DeLeoheld a press conference at Cambridge Rindge & Latin High School, where he […]
Information about “Extreme Risk Protection Order” (ERPO) legislation from GOAL – why Representative Marjorie Decker’s bill is cruel and dangerous and how our compassionate proposal will help people with mental health issues – while also providing support to their family and loved ones.
The Gun Owners’ Action League announced today that they are asking for support of legislation to give Massachusetts legislators a sound alternative to current “Extreme Risk Protection Order” or “red flag” bills filed by Rep. David Linsky (D) of Natick and Rep. Marjorie Decker (D) of Cambridge. April 20, 2018, Northborough, MA. GOAL opposes current […]
4/17/18 Update The legislation, (H.3610) was reported favorably out of the Public Safety Committee and will now head to House Ways & Means Committee. We will update with more information as soon as possible. At this time we have no timeline on when the bill might come up for vote again. 4/12/18 Extreme Risk […]
GOAL Alert – Please Call Your State Legislators Today – Urge Them Not Too Support H.3610 and H.3081 – “Extreme Risk Protection Order” (ERPO) Bills. ERPO Legislation Very Cruel and Extremely Dangerous The Massachusetts Legislature is back in session today. They will be in formal session starting on Wednesday 2/28/18 and it is highly likely […]
GOAL STATEMENT ON EXTREME RISK PROTECTION ORDER: ERPO Legislation Very Cruel and Extremely Dangerous GOAL wants to respond to the myriad inquiries we received from news outlets, law enforcement, GOAL members and the general public about two pieces of legislation being proposed at the State House regarding so-called “Extreme Risk Protection Orders”. It is our […]