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Concealed handgun permit; permit to carry in part of school building not being used for activities. (HB475)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Possession of firearms on school property; concealed handgun permits.  Allows a person who has a valid concealed handgun permit to carry a concealed handgun in a part of a school building not being used for school-related functions or extracurricular activities. The bill also allows persons with a valid concealed handgun permit to carry a concealed handgun while in a parking lot or traffic circle of a school, regardless of whether such person is in a vehicle. Current law only allows such a person to carry the concealed firearm in a parking lot or traffic circle while in a vehicle. Amends § 18.2-308.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

  • 01/12/2010 Committee
  • 01/12/2010 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101084D
  • 01/12/2010 Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
  • 02/16/2010 Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety