Congress Attempts To Ban Type III Civilian Body Armor

This week, Democratic members of Congress put forth a bill to make it a felony, punishable by up to ten years in prison, for an American citizen to own Type III body armor. Representative Mike Honda (D-CA) introduced H.R. 378, The Responsible Body Armor Possession Act, a bill that will "prohibit the purchase, ownership, or possession of ...

Better-Fitting Body Armor Included in 2021 Defense Budget

Better-fitting body armor considered for the 2021 defense budget. Thanks to the few women veterans in Congress, a provision for better-fitting body armor was included in the Senate's draft version of the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act. Sens. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., and Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, introduced a bill in December ...

Women in the US military may finally get body armor that ...

A provision in the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act could move women closer to having combat body armor that actually fits. News; ... When asked why a bill like this hadn't been passed ...

NY Bill Would Outlaw Sale, Possession of Body Armor ...

A state lawmaker in New York has introduced a bill making illegal to buy or possess bulletproof vests. The proposed law by assembly member Jonathan Jacobson, a Democrat, would require New York residents who own the body armor to turn it over to police, according to The Washington Free Beacon.. An existing law in New York bans the use of …

H.R.4568 - Responsible Body Armor Possession Act 116th ...

"(36) The term 'enhanced body armor' means body armor, including a helmet or shield, the ballistic resistance of which meets or exceeds the ballistic performance of Type III armor, determined using such standard as the National Institute of Justice has in effect at the time at which a person purchases, owns, or possesses such armor.".

More fallout from New York's body armor confiscation bill ...

A New York bill aimed at confiscating body armor would also force parents to hand over safety products designed for school shootings. Democrat assemblymember Jonathan G. Jacobson wants to make New York the first state to outlaw bulletproof vests, but his far-reaching legislation would also end up seizing protective backpacks from students and …

H.R.4568 - Responsible Body Armor Possession Act 116th ...

(a) Ban.— (1) I N GENERAL.— Chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following: " § 932. Ban on purchase, ownership, or possession of enhanced body armor by civilians "(a) Except as provided in subsection (b), it shall be unlawful for a person to purchase, own, or possess enhanced body armor.

New York: Citizen Body Armor BAN Proposal to Start Off 2021

AR500 Valkyrie Body Armor, img ar500 Instagram. New York –-(AmmoLand.com)- A new bill introduced to outlaw body armor in New York would make it illegal for civilians to purchase body armor and ...

Proposed Bill Bans Body Armor, Makes Possession a Crime ...

Proposed Bill Bans Body Armor, Makes Possession a Crime, Forces Citizens to Turn it In or Face Arrest By Matt Agorist Lawmakers in New York have proposed one of the most tyrannical and utterly worrisome pieces of legislation we've seen.

Body Armor News | 2021 Updates about Bullet Proof Vests ...

BodyArmorNews.com – For The Latest In Body Armor News. This website is dedicated to providing you with the latest science, news, and updates related to personal ballistic protection and bulletproof vests including the physics of protective armor. Since the launch of this website in 2005 there have been enormous advancements in the industry.

Cracks Emerge in Defense Department's 'Body Armor ...

Nov. 19, 2021, at 3:21 p.m. Cracks Emerge in the Military's Vaccine Plan. More. A soldier watches another soldier receive his COVID-19 vaccination from Army Preventative Medical Services, Sept ...

A ban on body armor? Seriously? – HotAir

The bill's author offers no explanation as to what danger a law-abiding citizen wearing body armor poses to society, but he's clearly determined that this is A Bad Thing. (Free Beacon) A New York lawmaker is attempting to seize body armor from civilians and would make it illegal to buy the protective gear in the state.

NY State Assembly Bill A352

S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K _____ 352 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y (PREFILED) January 6, 2021 _____ Introduced by M. of A. JACOBSON, McDONOUGH, MONTESANO, GOTTFRIED -- read once and referred to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to the unlawful purchase or possession of a body vest THE …

Bill Text - SB-408 Body armor. - California

SB-408 Body armor. (2009-2010) An act to amend Section 12370 of the Penal Code, relating to body armor, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately. [ Approved by Governor June 02, 2010. Filed with Secretary of State June 02, 2010. ] SB 408, Padilla. Body armor. Existing law provides that any person who has been convicted of a ...

Opinion: Body Armor - Libertarian Party of New York

People have the right to defend themselves. Wearing a body vest is a harmless way to do so. Turning ordinary people into criminals is tyrannical. Bill A352 would do just that. Assemblyman Jacobson, let the people protect themselves with body armor. Withdraw this bill at once! Originally published in the Hudson Valley Times, January 14, 2021

Best Body Armor On The Market 2021 Review | TheGunZone

AR500 Armor Level IV (Ceramic/PE) Body Armor. We start back with the AR500 armor series because they are that good. With two options available, these particular monolithic ceramic and polyethylene armors weigh in at 7.6 or 8.3 pounds. Plus, both are surprisingly affordable, given their capabilities.