Firearms; possession within residence of victim by persons subject to protective orders. (SB864)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Possession or transportation of firearms; certain emergency protective orders; penalty. Creates a Class 1 misdemeanor for the physical possession of a firearm while in the residence of the alleged victim or the transport of a firearm by a person subject to an emergency protective order issued as a result of an assault and battery against a family or household member. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/03/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102324D
01/03/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB864)
01/18/2013Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2013Read second time
01/22/2013Reading of amendments waived
01/22/2013Committee amendments agreed to
01/22/2013Passed by for the day
01/23/2013Read second time
01/23/2013Reading of amendment waived
01/23/2013Amendment by Senator Favola agreed to
01/23/2013Engrossed by Senate as amended SB864E
01/23/2013Printed as engrossed 13102324D-E
01/24/2013Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Passed Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB864E)
02/05/2013Placed on Calendar
02/05/2013Read first time
02/05/2013Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/06/2013Assigned MPPS sub: #2
02/07/2013Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2013Referred from Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/08/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2013Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
02/13/2013Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/18/2013Left in Courts of Justice


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 5 minutes.