Concealed handgun permits; renewal by mail. (SB3)

Introduced By

Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Renewal of concealed handgun permits.  Allows a person who previously has been issued a Virginia concealed handgun permit to submit an application to renew the permit via the United States mail. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


11/30/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100641D
11/30/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/10/2010Reported from Courts of Justice (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/16/2010Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Placed on Calendar
02/17/2010Read first time
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/26/2010Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Read second time
03/02/2010Read third time
03/02/2010Passed House (81-Y 18-N)
03/02/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (81-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB3ER)
03/10/2010Signed by Speaker
03/12/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 586 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0586)


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 4 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB8.