National Firearms Act; Superintendent of Dept. of State Police to certify transfer & registration. (HB2588)

Introduced By

Del. Bill Janis (R-Glen Allen)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certification of machine gun transfer and registration. Names the Superintendent of the Department of State Police as chief law-enforcement officer for purposes of certifying applications for the transfer and registration of machine guns. Federal law requires that the applications be certified by a chief law-enforcement officer. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073026348
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/16/2007Impact statement from VSP (HB2588)
02/02/2007Committee substitute printed 075881348-H1
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 075881348-H1
02/05/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2588H1
02/05/2007Impact statement from VSP (HB2588H1)
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House (81-Y 18-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)