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2018 Regular Session



Public Safety – Handgun Permits – Protective Order and Peace Order

Sponsored by:

Senator Ready


In the Senate - Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the Secretary of State Police to issue a handgun permit to a person who is otherwise qualified and who is a person eligible for relief under a protective order, who is under the protection of an order for protection, or who is a petitioner under a peace order; requiring the Handgun Permit Review Board to review a certain record or conduct a certain hearing within 10 calendar days after receiving a request from a certain applicant; requiring the Board to sustain, reverse or modify a certain decision under certain circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Ready, Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Norman, Salling, Serafini, Simonaire, and Waugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1189
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  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
Protection Orders
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
State Police, Department of
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(5-306, 5-309, 5-312)

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February 14, 2018 12:10 P.M.