Governor Mike Beebe has decided that he will not veto Senate Bill 131, which makes secret all personal information of concealed-carry permit holders in Arkansas.

In 2009, a legislative compromise was reached that bolstered the privacy of permit holders while still preserving the public’s right to access information.

Without evidence of any problems resulting from this compromise over the past four years, Governor Beebe said today he saw no need to further restrict information and opposed the bill.

Read more at Arkansas Matters

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