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Background Check Bill Faces Hearing

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(Carson City, NV)  —  A bill requiring background checks for private gun sales faces a hearing today.

The Assembly Judiciary Committee will hear arguments on Senate Bill 221.

Speakers from the group Mayors Against Illegal Guns will testify in favor, while opponents from various groups will also have a say.

Governor Brian Sandoval says he has not yet decided whether to support the bill.

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