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Firearms - Handgun Permit - Preliminary Approval

Sponsored by:

Senator Hough


In the House - Recommitted to Judiciary (Delegate Vallario)

Synopsis:Authorizing a person to apply for preliminary approval of a handgun permit without completing a certified firearms training course; requiring the Secretary of State Police to investigate an application for a handgun permit; requiring the Secretary to issue preliminary approval for a handgun permit if the applicant meets certain requirements except the certified firearms training course; requiring an applicant to satisfy a certain firearm training requirement within 120 days after receipt of preliminary approval; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Hough, Cassilly, Norman, and Ready
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0029
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingJudiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
State Police, Department of
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(5-301, 5-306)

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March 30, 2018 12:25 P.M.