2013 Regular Session



Public Safety - Handgun Permits - Qualifications

Sponsored by:

Delegate Vitale


In the House - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Altering a provision of law so as to prohibit a person with a specified mental disorder from possessing a regulated firearm if the mental disorder impairs the mental or emotional functioning of the person in a specified manner, instead of if the person has a specified history of violent behavior; prohibiting the Secretary of State Police from issuing a handgun permit to a specified person unless a specified ground for exemption applies; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Vitale, Dwyer, George, McDermott, and Schuh
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1135 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Aliens and Citizenship
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Mental Health
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
State Police, Department of
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment
Weapons -see also- Guns
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(5-133, 5-306)

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October 24, 2017 1:00 P.M.