Child-care facilities; local regulation of possession and storage of firearms, etc., at facilities. (HB1379)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Child-care facilities in certain counties and cities; local regulation of possession and storage of firearms, ammunition, or components or combination thereof.  Provides that certain Northern Virginia localities may adopt local ordinances that regulate the possession and storage of firearms, ammunition, or components or combination thereof at child-care facilities, so long as such regulation is not more extensive in scope than comparable state regulations applicable to family day-care homes. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/22/2010Presented and ordered printed 10104189D
01/22/2010Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/03/2010Assigned MPPS sub: #1
02/04/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
02/12/2010Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with amendment (16-Y 5-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 HB1379E
02/15/2010Printed as engrossed 10104189D-E
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House (89-Y 10-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (89-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/23/2010Rereferred from Local Government (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2010Rereferred to Courts of Justice
03/01/2010Assigned Courts sub: Special
03/08/2010Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-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 (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/22/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1379ER)
03/22/2010Signed by Speaker
03/24/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1379ER)
03/25/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 649 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0649)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 2 minutes.