Firearms; localities may adopt an ordinance that prohibits from carrying for hunting on public hwys. (HB370)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Regulation of firearms by counties; hunting. Amends existing provisions related to regulation of firearms along public highways by clarifying that the provisions apply to hunting. Read the Bill »


05/19/2006: vetoed by governor


01/06/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 067067264
01/06/2006Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/27/2006Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (22-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006Read first time
01/31/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006Communicated to Senate
02/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2006Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/21/2006Reported from Local Government (10-Y 5-N)
02/23/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006Read third time
02/24/2006Passed Senate (29-Y 11-N)
02/24/2006VOTE: (29-Y 11-N)
03/01/2006Signed by Speaker
03/01/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB370ER)
03/02/2006Signed by President
04/11/2006Governor's recommendation received by House
04/18/2006Placed on Calendar
04/19/2006House rejected Governor's recommendation (29-Y 68-N)
04/19/2006VOTE: REJECTED (29-Y 68-N)
04/19/2006Communicated to Governor
05/19/2006G Vetoed by Governor