Firearms; criminal background check for transfer, exemption for holders of concealed permits. (HB1118)

Introduced By

Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg) with support from co-patron Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Criminal background check for transfer of firearms; exemption for holders of concealed handgun permits. Provides that a licensed firearms dealer does not have to have a criminal background check performed to determine a person's eligibility to purchase a firearm if the purchaser possesses a valid concealed handgun permit and presents a photo-ID issued by an agency of the Commonwealth or the Department of Defense. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103155D
01/13/2014Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/14/2014Impact statement from VCSC (HB1118)
01/14/2014Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #1
01/17/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1118)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1118)
02/06/2014Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2015
02/07/2014Continued to 2015 in Militia, Police and Public Safety

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB396.