H.3405 was introduced by Rep. Vick on the House floor on 20 Jan 2011 and referred to the Committee on Judiciary. This bill adds on line of text to Section 2331240 of the Code of Laws:
Elected and appointed officials can carry currently as long as they follow the same rules as your or I: However, this legislation (a similar bill failed last year) gives them rights that we do not share bringing them to a level of elitist rulers.Notwithstanding any other provision contained in this article, the following persons who possess a valid permit pursuant to this article may carry a concealable weapon anywhere within this State, when carrying out the duties of their office:
(13) any other elected or appointed public official.?