It seems that he did so on Friday the 27th of March. He did not give a good reason for the veto; he simply applied the “we require a permit for everything else” excuse.
Perhaps we need to rethink this excessive requirement for permission from the state before we engage in our daily lives. Five states have constitutional carry, and there is no evidence that it causes any problems. Governor Bullock recommended that the gun muffler reform in HB 250 be improved to include all legal hunting. It is unknown if there will be time for the legislature to amend the bill, pass the bill again, and return it to the Governor.