Concealed handguns; authorization and training for persons designated to carry on school property. (HB1467)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Berg (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Authorization and training for persons designated to carry concealed handguns on school property. Permits a school board or an administrator of a private school to designate one or more qualified person for every school who may carry a concealed handgun on school property. Such qualified persons include certain school division employees, certain school volunteers who carry valid concealed handgun permits, and certain retired law-enforcement officers. Any person designated to carry a concealed handgun must be certified and trained by the Virginia Center for School and Campus Safety or the National Rifle Association in the storage, use, and handling of a concealed handgun. The bill also outlines the training requirements for designated persons to be established by the Department of Criminal Justice Services. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/30/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102750D
12/30/2014Referred to Committee on Education
01/29/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1467)
02/10/2015Left in Education