Weapons; localities may make it unlawful for any person to possess in government facilities. (SB268)

Introduced By

Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

Dangerous weapons in government facilities.  Provides that the governing body of any locality may, by ordinance, make it unlawful for any person to possess a dangerous weapon upon the property, including buildings and grounds thereof, of any facility that is owned or leased by that locality and used by it for governmental purposes. Amends § 15.2-915.5, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101759D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/26/2010Reported from Local Government (6-Y 9-N)
01/26/2010Failed to report (defeated) in Local Government (6-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)