- Public Safety - Access to Firearms - Storage Requirements
- Sponsored by
- Delegates Stein, Shetty, Atterbeary, B. Barnes, Bartlett, Barve, Gilchrist, Hettleman, Kelly, Korman, Lafferty, J. Lewis, R. Lewis, Lierman, Moon, Reznik, Rosenberg, Solomon, Valentino-Smith, and C. Watson
- In the House - Hearing 2/25 at 10:00 a.m.
- Fiscal and Policy Note
Prohibiting a person from storing or leaving a loaded or unloaded firearm in a location where a child could gain access to the firearm unless the firearm is locked by a certain safety lock or is secured in a container that is capable of preventing an unintended person from gaining access to the contents; altering the definition of "child" to be an individual under the age of 18 years instead of 16 years; and providing a penalty for a violation of the Act of imprisonment not exceeding 2 years or a fine not exceeding $1,000 or both.
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