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2018 Regular Session



Public Safety - Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - Qualifications

Sponsored by:

Delegate Reilly


In the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Clarifying that personal protection or self-defense can qualify as a good and substantial reason to wear, carry, or transport a handgun for purposes of the issuance by the Secretary of State Police of a permit to carry, wear, or transport a handgun.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Reilly, Afzali, Buckel, Carozza, Cassilly, Folden, Glass, Grammer, Hornberger, Impallaria, Kipke, Krebs, Long, Malone, McComas, McDonough, Morgan, Parrott, Rose, Saab, Shoemaker, Szeliga, and Wivell
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0663 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Guns
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Self Defense
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(5-301, 5-306)

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March 16, 2018 3:06 P.M.