Airsoft guns; prohibited on school property. (SB580)

Introduced By

Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Airsoft guns on school property; penalty.  Adds weapons designed to expel a projectile at a speed of more than 250 feet per second by action of compressed air or gas, such as an airsoft gun, to the list of weapons that are prohibited from being possessed on school property. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103404D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/29/2010Impact statement from VCSC (SB580)
02/01/2010Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (8-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2010Committee substitute printed 10104854D-S1
02/01/2010Impact statement from VCSC (SB580S1)
02/02/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2010Read second time
02/03/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104854D-S1
02/03/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB580S1
02/04/2010Passed by for the day
02/08/2010Read third time
02/08/2010Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Passed by for the day
02/09/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB580S1)
02/09/2010Read second time
02/09/2010Passed by for the day
02/10/2010Read second time
02/10/2010Passed by for the day
02/11/2010Read second time
02/11/2010Committee substitute reconsidered (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2010Committee substitute rejected
02/11/2010Floor substitute printed 10105242D-S2 (Marsden)
02/11/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/11/2010Substitute by Senator Marsden agreed to 10105242D-S2
02/11/2010Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB580S2
02/11/2010Impact statement from VCSC (SB580S2)
02/12/2010Read third time and passed Senate (33-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Placed on Calendar
02/16/2010Read first time
02/16/2010Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/18/2010Assigned MPPS sub: #1
03/14/2010Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 9 minutes.