Firearms; criminal history record information check on transferee; penalties. (HB535)

Introduced By

Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)

Progress

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

Description

Transfer of firearms; criminal history record information check; penalties. Adds a definition of "firearms show vendor" and requires that a criminal history record information check be performed on the prospective transferee before the vendor may transfer firearms at a gun show. Under current law, only licensed dealers must obtain such a check. The bill also requires that the promoter of a firearms show provide vendors access to licensed dealers who will conduct the criminal history record information check. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/06/2014Committee
01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100894D
01/06/2014Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/07/2014Impact statement from VCSC (HB535)
01/14/2014Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #1
01/16/2014Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/12/2014Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety