It’s the law now


More than 300 pieces of legislation took effect Nov. 1

More than 300 new laws went into effect in Oklahoma on Nov. 1, 324 to be precise. While some of the laws have been mainstream, and in the limelight – like the permitless carry bill (HB 2597) and downgrading simple possession to a misdemeanor (HB 1269) – some are more obscure but still impact Oklahomans. House Bill 1071 allows turnpikes to increase the speed to 80 miles per hour. However, the…

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