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2018 Regular Session



Gun–Free Higher Education Zones

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barnes, B.


In the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

Synopsis:Altering a certain exception relating to law enforcement officers to the prohibition on carrying certain weapons on public school property; requiring a public institution of higher education to post certain signs in prominent locations on the property; requiring the Secretary of State Police to issue a letter to a certain applicant affirming that a permit has been issued; requiring the Board of Regents for the University System of Maryland to incorporate into its bylaws, policies, and procedures the current weapons practice; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates B. Barnes, D. Barnes, Ebersole, Fennell, Frick, Frush, Gilchrist, Jackson, Korman, Lafferty, McIntosh, Moon, Pena-Melnyk, Robinson, Sanchez, Tarlau, Valderrama, and A. Washington
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0159 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Appropriations  View Committee HearingRules
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Higher Education
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Guns
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Signs and Billboards
State Police, Department of
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
Article - Education
Article - Public Safety

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April 9, 2018 10:06 P.M.