Tomorrow, April 21,*Legislative Document 1154,*sponsored by state Representative Owen Casas (I-Rockport), is scheduled for a public hearing in the Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety. *LD 1154 would enable a Maine residentís state identification card (driverís license or nondriver identification) to indicate whether the individual can legally possess a firearm. *If the Secretary of State determines that the individual is disqualified from possessing a firearm, the Secretary shall notify the applicant of this determination.**Your NRA-ILA has concerns with this bill as it could essentially create a permit-to-purchase system.* Make no mistake, this bill is the first step to creating a state-issued license to possess a firearm.*

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