Private security services businesses; carrying firearm in course of duties. (HB1604)

Introduced By

Del. Peter Farrell (R-Henrico)

Progress

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

Description

Department of Criminal Justice Services; private security services businesses; firearms. Prohibits the Criminal Justice Services Board from adopting any regulation that would prevent an employee of any electronic security business or a locksmith from carrying a firearm in the course of that person's duties when such person has been issued and carries with him a valid concealed handgun permit. Amends § 9.1-141, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/06/2013Committee
01/06/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101026D
01/06/2013Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/11/2013Assigned MPPS sub: #3
01/14/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 1-N)
01/18/2013Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2013Committee substitute printed 13103975D-H1
01/21/2013Read first time
01/22/2013Read second time
01/22/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13103975D-H1
01/22/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1604H1
01/23/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/23/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/06/2013Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2013Read third time
02/11/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Enrolled
02/14/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1604ER)
02/14/2013Signed by Speaker
02/14/2013Signed by President
02/15/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1604ER)
03/05/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 69 (effective 7/1/13)
03/05/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0069)

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 1 minute.