Possession of ammunition by convicted felons; prohibited. (HB2178)

Introduced By

Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper) with support from co-patron Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)

Progress

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

Description

Possession of ammunition by convicted felons; penalty. Prohibits a convicted felon from possessing ammunition. A violation of this section is a Class 6 felony. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Committee
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098494716
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/15/2009Impact statement from VCSC (HB2178)
01/20/2009Assigned MPPS sub: #1
01/29/2009Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting
02/05/2009Subcommittee reconsidered recommendation
02/05/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/06/2009Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Committee substitute printed 096024716-H1
02/08/2009Read first time
02/09/2009Read second time
02/09/2009Committee substitute agreed to 096024716-H1
02/09/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2178H1
02/10/2009Read third time and passed House (64-Y 34-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (64-Y 34-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/2009Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/23/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Committee substitute printed 091559716-S1
02/24/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2178S1)
02/24/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/25/2009Committee substitute agreed to 091559716-S1
02/25/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2178S1
02/25/2009Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Placed on Calendar
02/26/2009Senate substitute agreed to by House 091559716-S1 (74-Y 22-N)
02/26/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (74-Y 22-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Enrolled
03/09/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2178ER)
03/10/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/12/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2178ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 236 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0236)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 5 minutes.