Concealed handgun permit; clerk immune from suit arising from acts or omissions related thereto. (HB1191)

Introduced By

Del. Morgan Griffith (R-Salem)

Progress

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

Description

Issuance of concealed handgun permits; clerk of court.  Allows a circuit court judge to authorize the clerk of court to issue concealed handgun permits in instances where the application is complete, the background check does not indicate that the applicant is disqualified, and, after consulting with the local sheriff or police department, there are no other questions or issues surrounding the application. Amends § 18.2-308, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2010Committee
01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103645D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/27/2010Assigned MPPS sub: #1
02/04/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (4-Y 1-N)
02/12/2010Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with amendment (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Committee amendment agreed to
02/15/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB1191E
02/15/2010Printed as engrossed 10103645D-E
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House (86-Y 12-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (86-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
03/01/2010Assigned Courts sub: Special
03/08/2010Reported from Courts of Justice (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Read third time
03/10/2010Passed Senate (32-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
03/22/2010Enrolled
03/22/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1191ER)
03/22/2010Signed by Speaker
03/25/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 576 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0576)

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 1 minute.