A person who legally possesses a gun would not have it seized during periods of martial rule under a proposal that has been signed into law by the governor.
The measure was signed by Gov. Phil Bredesen on Thursday and takes effect immediately.
I do not usually have many positive things to say about lame duck Governor Bredesen, but this is actually a very important law. So although I may have said some less than flattering things about you in the past, thank you for this law Governor Bredesen.
We do not want a repeat of the following: