Preemption

The Idaho Second Amendment Alliance is pleased to announce that the City of Cottonwood has changed its firearms ordinance to better align with Idaho’s preemption statute. We sent Cottonwood a letter several months ago and they have been very cooperative in amending their ordinance. This brings the total number of cities/counties that have updated ordinances or removed signage to 20. There are 17 other cities we are in contact with

The ISAA has sent letters to the following counties: Cassia County Fremont County Washington County These counties have ordinances that are in violation of Idaho’s preemption law.  Please see the Preemption Project tab for further details on these counties and other counties that we have sent letters to.  Our goal is to help all Idaho municipalities come into compliance with the preemption law by working with them to update these

Twin Falls County Commissioners have voted unanimously to overturn their firearm’s ordinance which was in violation of Idaho’s preemption law.  This marks a great victory for the people of Twin Falls County.  We commend the commissioners for upholding their oath to follow and protect the Constitution.  It is votes like this that help keep Idaho a great place to live.

Attention Coeur d’Alene Residents, This coming Monday (August 25th, 2014) at 12:00 p.m. the City Council General Services Meeting will take place. Part of the discussion will revolve around Coeru d’Alene firearms ordinances that are in violation of Idaho’s State Preemption Law. We have sent them a letter requesting that changes be made to make their ordinances current with Idaho State law.We ARE expecting opposition to the changes from the City

We are in the process of ensuring all Idaho municipalities (counties/cities/towns) understand that Idaho’s preemption law prevents them from enacting ordinances that prevent citizens from carrying and discharging firearms for legal purposes such as self-defense.  Over the coming weeks we will be sending letters to cities/counties for which we have found such violations.  We will send a separate letter to all other municipalities reminding them of the law in hopes