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2016 Regular Session



Public Safety - Imitation Firearms - Prohibition

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting the sale, offer of sale, possession, use, attempt to use, or transfer of an imitation firearm; defining terms; establishing criminal penalties; establishing exceptions; authorizing the Attorney General to file a civil action to enjoin a violation of the Act; and authorizing a circuit court to enjoin a violation of the Act.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Carter
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0742
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Attorney General
Circuit Courts
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Industry and Technology
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(5-601 through 5-603)

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March 11, 2016 5:00 P.M.