Handguns; allows retiring law-enforcement officer of State Lottery Department to purchase. (HB2042)

Introduced By

Del. Tom Gear (R-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Purchase of handguns of certain officers. Allows a retiring law-enforcement officer of the State Lottery Department to purchase his handgun for $1. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 090823856
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2042)
01/23/2009Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (19-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2009Read first time
01/27/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/28/2009Read third time and passed House (94-Y 3-N)
01/28/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (94-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2009Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Read third time
02/18/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2042ER)
02/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2042ER)
02/24/2009Signed by Speaker
02/25/2009Signed by President
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 412 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0412)