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2016 Regular Session



Weapon-Free Higher Education Zones

Sponsored by:

Senator Madaleno


In the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting the carrying or possession of firearms, knives, or deadly weapons on the property of public institutions of higher education; and providing for exceptions to the prohibition for law enforcement officers, a person hired for the purpose of guarding the institution's property, a person engaged in organized shooting activity for educational purposes, and a person who has a written invitation from the president of the institution to engage in a historical demonstration.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Madaleno, Benson, Conway, Currie, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kagan, Kelley, King, Lee, Manno, McFadden, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Ramirez, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1002
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0311 Session: 2011 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Higher Education
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Buildings and Facilities -see also- Stadiums; St Hse
State Universities and Colleges
Weapons -see also- Guns
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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March 10, 2016 2:19 P.M.