Safety belt use can have implications in civil suits — 16 states allow the "safety belt defense," which can reduce damages collected by someone in a crash if the person failed to buckle up.
If this bill passes the Senate – and right now, odds look quite good that it will be – then we could see the transfer of thousands of surplus M1911 handguns to the US civilian market via the CMP.
Although these guns are likely to be well-worn, they still could have considerable value as collector’s pieces, inexpensive shooting irons, and workpieces for customization.
There are mandatory safety belt laws in all states except New Hampshire.
In some states, these laws cover front-seat occupants only, but belt laws in 29 states and the District of Columbia cover all rear-seat occupants, too.
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The United States House of Representatives has just passed their version of the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), and included within it is a provision that will mandate the release of all M1911 handguns currently in US Army inventory to the Civilian Marksmanship Program, for distribution to eligible US civilians.More details on the bill, and comments made by its sponser Rep.Rogers from Alabama, is available via an article at No one needs to subsidize ice cream.” Government takes lots and LOTS of money via taxes from actual (and therefore profitable) energy sources – like oil, natural gas and coal (and all the rest of productive society). And then having government-run Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae buy the loans they mandated the banks make.And gives it to fake, money-drain, non-energy sources – like solar (and wind, and…). The inexorable next step after government mandating we subsidize it – is mandating we buy it. The Feds shattered the natural law of market forces.Child safety seat laws require children to travel in approved child restraints or booster seats and some permit or require older children to use adult safety belts.