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Handguns; eliminates prohibition on purchasing more than one in a 30-day period. (SB323)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson) with support from co-patrons Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg), Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg), and Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)

Progress

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

Description

Purchase of handguns; eliminate limitation on handgun purchases.  Eliminates the prohibition on purchasing more than one handgun in a 30-day period. Amends § 18.2-308.2:2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

  • 01/10/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100650D
  • 01/10/2012 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 01/25/2012 Reported from Courts of Justice (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/30/2012 Reported from Courts of Justice (9-Y 6-N)
  • 01/30/2012 Reported from Courts of Justice (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/31/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/01/2012 Read second time and engrossed
  • 02/01/2012 Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/01/2012 Passed by for the day
  • 02/02/2012 Read second time and engrossed
  • 02/03/2012 Passed by for the day
  • 02/06/2012 Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/13/2012 Placed on Calendar
  • 02/13/2012 Read first time
  • 02/13/2012 Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
  • 02/17/2012 Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (15-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/20/2012 Read second time
  • 02/21/2012 Passed by for the day
  • 02/22/2012 Read third time
  • 02/22/2012 Passed House (64-Y 32-N)
  • 02/22/2012 VOTE: PASSAGE (64-Y 32-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/27/2012 Enrolled
  • 02/27/2012 Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB323ER)
  • 02/27/2012 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/28/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB323ER)
  • 02/28/2012 Signed by President
  • 03/13/2012 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 257 (effective 7/1/12)
  • 03/13/2012 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0257)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical duplicates of this one: HB940.