SB0197

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Crimes - Firearms - Penalties

Sponsored by:

President

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 1/30 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Altering penalties for certain crimes relating to firearms; adding certain crimes relating to firearms to a certain definition of "crime of violence"; and adding certain crimes relating to firearms as predicate crimes under a certain prohibition against possessing a regulated firearm by a person previously convicted of certain crimes.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Norman, Ready, Reilly, Salling, Serafini, and Waugh
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Cross-filed with: HB0101
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
By Request of the Governor
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Emergency Bills
Guns
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(14-101, 4-204, 5-621, 5-622)
Article - Public Safety
(5-133)

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January 31, 2018 11:49 A.M.