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Public Safety - Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - Qualifications

Sponsored by:

Delegate Reilly


In the House - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Clarifying that personal protection or self-defense can qualify as a good and substantial reason to wear, carry, or transport a handgun for purposes of the issuance by the Secretary of State Police of a permit to carry, wear, or transport a handgun.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Reilly, Anderton, Arentz, Carozza, Cassilly, Ghrist, Grammer, Hornberger, Jacobs, Kipke, Krebs, Long, Malone, Mautz, McDonough, Metzgar, W. Miller, Morgan, Otto, Rey, Saab, Szeliga, Vogt, and Wivell
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0511
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Guns
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Self Defense
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(5-301, 5-306)

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November 28, 2017 1:02 P.M.