On February 14th, the Washington state Senate Committee on Law & Justice will be hearing Senate Bill 5434 that would expand arbitrary zones where law-abiding citizens are left defenseless while nothing is done to hinder criminals.* Originally scheduled to be heard on February 11th, inclement weather forced the hearing to be rescheduled.* The House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary is still scheduled to hear the companion House Bill 1530 on February 13th.

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