- Criminal Procedure - Firearms - Notification
- Sponsored by
- Senators Smith, Astle, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kagan, Kelley, King, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosapepe, Young, and Zucker
- In the House - Rereferred to Judiciary
- Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
Requiring a State's Attorney to notify the court, before a defendant is sentenced, that a conviction prohibits a person from possessing a specified firearm under specified provisions of law; requiring a court to inform a person convicted of a specified disqualifying offense, both verbally and in writing, that the person is prohibited from possessing a firearm under specified provisions of law; and providing that the failure to receive a specified notification is not grounds for relief or a defense for specified criminal violations.
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Last Updated: 2/3/2020 2:35 PM