CODY, Wyo. -(Ammoland.com)- The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) today announced the introduction of the Interstate Transport Act (ITA), sponsored by Senators Mike Enzi, R-WY, and Ron Wyden, D-OR.
The bill will ensure federal protection for lawful knife owners traveling through the current patchwork of state and local knife laws.
It is the continuation of an effort AKTI has lead for many years to better protect lawful knife owners traveling across the country.
“Growing up in Wyoming, I know that knives are an essential tool for hunters, ranchers, farmers and other various everyday uses,” said Senator Enzi. “But with conflicting knife laws across the country, it can make it difficult for responsible knife owners to know if they are violating the law if they are travelling with a knife. This bill would help fix that by ensuring that if you’re traveling from point A to point C with a knife that is legal in both locations, you shouldn’t have to worry about being charged with a knife possession crime in between at point B.”
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