The President Pro Tempore, Senator Brent Hill, initially responded by apologizing for any inconvenience, but the policy going forward was not clearly stated in his response. So ABATE of Idaho pressed forward requesting an explicit policy. Senator Hill responded in writing that individuals wearing motorcycle club colors would not be denied access to Idaho Senate Chambers going forward.
Although S1109, which would have prohibited motorcycle profiling, failed by one vote on the floor of the Senate this year, this incident and outcome move motorcyclists one step closer to legislative protection and further reinforces the importance of fighting back.
ABATE sends cease and desist to every legislator in Idaho
ABATE responds to Senate’s ambiguous apology
Idaho Senate clarifies MC colors allowed in Senate Chambers
The post Idaho Senate Apologizes To Motorcyclists Forced To Remove Colors appeared first on Motorcycle Profiling Project.