Firearms; transfer, etc., from licensed dealer. (HB1702)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

Transfer, etc., of firearms from licensed dealer; criminal history record information. Provides that a licensed firearms dealer may perform a criminal history record information check before selling, renting, trading, or transferring any firearm owned by the dealer that is not in his inventory. Current law requires that a dealer perform such a check only if the firearm is from the dealer's inventory. Amends § 18.2-308.2:2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2015Committee
01/12/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100323D
01/12/2015Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/16/2015Impact statement from VCSC (HB1702)
01/20/2015Assigned MPPS sub: #1
01/20/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1702)
02/04/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/04/2015Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2015Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2015Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/06/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/06/2015Reported from Appropriations (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/10/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2015Reported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Rereferred to Finance
02/18/2015Reported from Finance with amendment (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Passed by for the day (0-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2015Read third time
02/20/2015Reading of amendment waived
02/20/2015Committee amendment agreed to
02/20/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/2015Passed Senate with amendment (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Placed on Calendar
02/24/2015Senate amendment rejected by House (2-Y 94-N)
02/24/2015VOTE: REJECTED (2-Y 94-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2015Senate insisted on amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2015Senate requested conference committee
02/26/2015House acceded to request
02/26/2015Conferees appointed by House
02/26/2015Delegates: DeSteph, Lingamfelter, Hope
02/26/2015Conferees appointed by Senate
02/26/2015Senators: Garrett, Stanley, Edwards
02/26/2015C Amended by conference committee
02/26/2015Conference report agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
02/26/2015VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2015Conference report agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2015Enrolled
03/06/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1702ER)
03/06/2015Signed by Speaker
03/07/2015Signed by President
03/09/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1702ER)
03/10/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/10/15
03/10/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/11/2015Impact statement from VCSC (HB1702ER)
03/27/2015Governor's recommendation received by House
03/27/2015Governor's substitute printed 15105774D-H1
03/30/2015Impact statement from VCSC (HB1702H1)
04/14/2015Placed on Calendar
04/15/2015Speaker ruled Governor's recommendation not germane
04/15/2015Communicated to Governor
04/30/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 759 (effective 7/1/15)
04/30/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0759)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.