OK, so I'm at stage
"Status Update: Criminal History Check completed
You will be sent another email on completion of your application processing."
Does that mean FARS is done, or am I waiting on any other steps prior to my municipality being the choke point?
It's been two weeks since I got that mail.
Thanks for the link. I just made a donation of one seat($35).
Btw, this topic is getting a lot of coverage by Mark Walters on his Armed American Radio podcast. His Dec 12th show was mostly devoted to it.
I was a staff photographer for some of the best newspapers in the state. The rewards for my good work?..... Layoff after layoff after layoff.
Since 2013, I have been a freelance photojournalist, working for any and all in the tri-state area. It pays just enough to justify the expense of buying $5000 in new cameras every few years.
This legislation terrifies me. If this goes thru, I am done. Unless they carve out an exemption for journalists...which I find unlikely.
The sad thing is, relocation for us is not doable. My wife works for the NJDEP cleaning up dirty gas stations. It is good, honest work that actually makes NJ cleaner and makes money for the state. We are stuck here because Gov. BigBoy said NJ workers must live in NJ.
I see a name tag in my future.