HB0477

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Firearms - Conviction for Crime of Violence - Probation Before Judgment

Sponsored by:

Delegate Simmons

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary


Synopsis:Defining "convicted of a crime of violence" and "convicted of a disqualifying crime" to include probation before judgment for crimes of violence for the purpose of specified provisions of law that limit a person's right to possess a firearm or obtain a regulated firearm dealer's license based on prior convictions; and providing that the definitions of "convicted of a crime of violence" and "convicted of a disqualifying crime" do not include probation before judgment for assault in the second degree.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Simmons
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Abduction
Arson
Assault
Burglary
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Guns
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Manslaughter
Murder
Parole and Probation
Robbery
Sexual Offenses
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment
Weapons -see also- Guns
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
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October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.