• South Metro GeorgiaCarry.Org chapter Meeting (10/22/2021) - This month’s meeting of the South Metro GeorgiaCarry.Org chapter will have a special guest speaker, State Rep Karen Mathiak. Representative Mathiak’s district is the 73 house district, which includes Spalding, Fayette & Henry counties. Rep Mathiak is Past Chairman at Spalding County Republican Party, Owner at Mathiak Chiropractic Center, and lives in Griffin, Georgia. When/Where: When:
  • Convention Itinerary (8/12/2021) - Convention Itinerary Update: It is the decision of the Board and the Convention planners that this year’s convention will be a little different this year.  In lieu of the fact that it has been two years since we last met in almost any manner and we all went for a little over year without any
  • Perry fairgrounds – letter to Exec Dir (7/15/2021) - John Monroe, GCO’s attorney, sends letter to Exec Dir of Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter concerning possible new security measures to come to Perry fairgrounds. Stephen Shimp 7-15-21
  • Factoring Criteria for Firearms with Attached “Stabilizing Braces” (6/30/2021) - Factoring Criteria for Firearms with Attached “Stabilizing Braces” On June 7, 2021, the Attorney General signed ATF proposed rule 2021R-08, “Factoring Criteria for Firearms with Attached ‘Stabilizing Braces,’” amending ATF’s regulations to clarify when a rifle is “intended to be fired from the shoulder.” The proposed rule outlines the factors ATF would consider when evaluating firearms equipped
  • Independence Day Pistol Raffle (6/29/2021) - Independence Day Pistol Raffle Our firearm in the ” Independence Day Raffle” is the Smith & Wesson M&P 2.0 in 9 mm and is currently underway with tickets still available. All who have purchased tickets as of 11:30 AM today, June 29, 2021, have been sent your ticket numbers. If you have not received them,
  • Notice of ATF proposed rulemaking; request for comment. (6/28/2021) - Notice of ATF proposed rulemaking; request for comment. Summary The Department of Justice (“Department”) proposes amending Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (“ATF”) regulations to provide new regulatory definitions of “firearm frame or receiver” and “frame or receiver” because the current regulations fail to capture the full meaning of those terms. The Department also
  • What to do if you are having trouble obtaining a GWL as prescribed in 16-11-129. (4/22/2021) - If you or someone you know are having trouble obtaining a Georgia Weapons Carry License (GWL), please contact the following elected officials and let them know that you are having trouble with the Probate Courts. Let the leadership (Governor, Speaker of the House and the Lt. Governor) know that you are aware that they could
  • Why David Ralston did not bring HB 218 to Floor Vote in his own words! (4/1/2021) - You can make up your own mind about his answers and the truthfulness and sincerity of his own words. This sounds like a lot of liberals who want to blame the gun and those of us who carry firearms for our own self-protection and not the person committing the crime.
  • GeorgiaCarry.Org Requests Governor Kemp to Suspend OCGA 16-11-126 (8/30/2020) - As many of you already know, the Probate Courts are backlogged and are not responsive in meeting the requirements of O.C.G.A.
  • Clarifying Governor’s Executive Order on GWL Grace Period (7/29/2020) - We have received numerous questions on the extension of the grace period for renewals on GWL?s and the Executive Order extending that grace period. After a call to the Governor’s Office, we have a definitive answer. Here is the portion of the Governor’s Original EO 05.08.20.01 (Issued on May 8, 2020) that pertains to the