Reckless handling of firearms; revocation of hunting license. (HB1411)

Introduced By

Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg)

Progress

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

Description

Reckless handling of firearms; revocation of hunting license. Provides that a person's hunting or trapping license, or privilege to hunt or trap while possessing a firearm shall be revoked for a period not to exceed five years for a first offense of 18.2-56.1 (reckless handling of firearms), and a period of one year to life for a second offense.  Currently, a first offense results in a revocation for a period of one year to life and a second offense results in a revocation for an additional period not to exceed five years. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
09/15/2010Committee
09/15/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100311D
09/15/2010Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/18/2011Assigned MPPS sub: #1
01/19/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1411)
01/27/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (3-Y 0-N)
02/04/2011Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Read second time
02/07/2011Committee amendment agreed to
02/07/2011Engrossed by House as amended HB1411E
02/07/2011Printed as engrossed 11100311D-E
02/08/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1411E)
02/08/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/08/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/11/2011Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/16/2011Reported from Courts of Justice (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Read third time
02/21/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2011Enrolled
02/25/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1411ER)
02/25/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1411ER)
02/26/2011Signed by Speaker
02/28/2011Signed by President
03/26/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 684 (effective 7/1/11)
03/26/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0684)