Handguns; eliminates prohibition on purchasing more than one in a 30-day period. (SB323)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson) with support from co-patrons Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg), Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg), and Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)

Progress

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

Description

Purchase of handguns; eliminate limitation on handgun purchases.  Eliminates the prohibition on purchasing more than one handgun in a 30-day period. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100650D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (9-Y 6-N)
01/30/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2012Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Passed by for the day
02/02/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2012Passed by for the day
02/06/2012Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/17/2012Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (15-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Read second time
02/21/2012Passed by for the day
02/22/2012Read third time
02/22/2012Passed House (64-Y 32-N)
02/22/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (64-Y 32-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Enrolled
02/27/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB323ER)
02/27/2012Signed by Speaker
02/28/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB323ER)
02/28/2012Signed by President
03/13/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 257 (effective 7/1/12)
03/13/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0257)

Video

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 13 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB940.