Firearms transfers; penalties. (SB379)

Introduced By

Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Firearms transfers; penalties.  Creates a Class 2 misdemeanor for a person who is not a licensed dealer to sell, rent, trade, or transfer a firearm to any other person who is not a licensed dealer. The bill also creates a Class 2 misdemeanor for a person who is not a licensed dealer to buy, rent, trade, or transfer a firearm from any other person who is not a licensed dealer. Read the Bill »

Status

02/01/2012: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

  • 01/11/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
  • 01/11/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101468D
  • 01/11/2012 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 01/19/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB379)
  • 02/01/2012 Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (8-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)

Comments

C.Welsh writes:

So does mean the bozo that intruded this bill will also push for all future auto sales to go through a licensed car dealer to make sure that the purchaser is legally entitled to own and drive a car (as well as to pass a safety inspection) ?