2013 Regular Session



Maryland Assault Weapons Ban of 2013

Sponsored by:

Senator Raskin


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Designating specified firearms as assault weapons; prohibiting with specified exceptions a person from transporting an assault weapon into the State or possessing, selling, offering to sell, transferring, purchasing, or receiving an assault weapon; requiring the Handgun Roster Board to compile and maintain a roster of prohibited assault weapons; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Raskin, Currie, Ferguson, Forehand, Frosh, Gladden, King, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Montgomery, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Robey, Rosapepe, Young, and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1191
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0516 Session: 2010 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Maryland Register
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Search and Seizure
Weapons -see also- Guns
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(3-202, 4-106, 4-301 through 4-306, 4-305, 4-306)
Article - Public Safety

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October 24, 2017 1:09 P.M.