Concealed handgun permits; completion of firearms safety courses. (HB1142)

Introduced By

Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church) with support from 9 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge), Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington), Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond), Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond), Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell), Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Concealed handgun permits; firearms safety courses. Clarifies that in order to serve as proof of demonstrated competence with a handgun for purposes of obtaining a concealed handgun permit, a firearms safety or training course must utilize firearms instructors certified by the National Rifle Association or the Department of Criminal Justice Services. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2014Presented and ordered printed 14102612D
01/14/2014Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/16/2014Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #1
01/17/2014Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/12/2014Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1055.