Firearms; prohibiting selling, etc., to certain persons. (SB1109)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Prohibiting selling, etc., of firearms to certain persons; penalty. Adds persons found legally incompetent or mentally incapacitated, persons involuntarily admitted to a mental health facility or sent for involuntary outpatient mental health treatment, and those who were the subject of a temporary detention order and subsequently agreed to voluntary admission to a mental health facility to the list of persons for whom it is a Class 6 felony to sell, barter, give, or furnish a firearm if the seller knows that the person is prohibited from possessing or transporting a firearm. Amends § 18.2-308.2:1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


01/29/2013: Failed to Pass in Committee


  • 01/09/2013 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13
  • 01/09/2013 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103257D
  • 01/09/2013 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 01/14/2013 Impact statement from VCSC (SB1109)
  • 01/18/2013 Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/18/2013 Rereferred to Finance
  • 01/29/2013 Passed by indefinitely in Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2221.