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2017 Regular Session



Handgun Permits - Firearms Training Courses

Sponsored by:

Delegate Saab


In the House - Recommitted to Judiciary (Delegate Vallario)

Synopsis:Altering the requirements from a minimum of 16 hours to 6 hours of instruction by a qualified handgun instructor for firearms training courses that an initial applicant for a permit to carry, wear, or transport a handgun must successfully complete; reducing from 8 to 2 the number of hours of instruction an applicant for renewal of a permit must successfully complete.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Saab, Anderton, Beidle, Beitzel, Bromwell, Buckel, Carey, Chang, Clark, Glass, Hornberger, S. Howard, Kipke, Kittleman, Krebs, Lisanti, Malone, McComas, McConkey, McKay, Miele, W. Miller, Morgan, Oaks, Otto, Parrott, Reilly, Rose, Simonaire, Sophocleus, Szeliga, and B. Wilson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Statutes:Article - Public Safety

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November 28, 2017 1:03 P.M.