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Criminal Procedure - Firearms - Transfer

Sponsored by:

Senator Smith


In the House - Hearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring a State's Attorney to serve a certain written notice on a defendant, the defendant's counsel, and the court prior to trial or the acceptance of a plea of guilty or the equivalent; requiring a court to inform, both verbally and in a written notice, a defendant convicted of a domestically related offense that the defendant is prohibited from possessing certain firearms; requiring the defendant to transfer all regulated firearms within 2 business days to a State or local law enforcement agency or federally licensed dealer; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Smith, Zirkin, Kelley, Brochin, Cassilly, Hough, Lee, Muse, Ramirez, Ready, Zucker, Peters, Feldman, Madaleno, Guzzone, Kagan, King, Rosapepe, Benson, Currie, and Ferguson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1646
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingJudiciary
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Process Serving
Rules and Regulations
Search and Seizure
State's Attorneys
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
Article - Criminal Procedure
Article - Public Safety
(5-133, 5-205)

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March 19, 2018 8:42 P.M.