2013 Regular Session



Public Safety - Regulated Firearms - Firearm and Permit Surcharge

Sponsored by:

Delegate Cardin


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

Synopsis:Requiring a specified surcharge to be imposed on regulated firearm purchases and handgun permit applications; requiring all money received from the surcharge to go into the Mental Health Services Fund; requiring the Department of State Police in collaboration with the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to adopt specified regulations; establishing the Mental Health Services Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; specifying the purpose of the Fund; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Cardin, Bobo, Frick, A. Kelly, Niemann, Stukes, V. Turner, and Vaughn
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Mental Health
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
State Police, Department of
Weapons -see also- Guns
Statutes:Article - Health - General
Article - Public Safety
(5-142.1, 5-309.1)
Article - State Finance and Procurement

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October 2, 2015 9:11 A.M.