Concealed weapons; exemption for certain retired officers from prohibition to carry. (HB1281)

Introduced By

Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Carrying concealed weapons; exception for certain retired officers. Decreases from 15 to 10 the number of years of service required for certain retired officers to be exempt from the prohibition on carrying a concealed weapon. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/20/2016Presented and ordered printed 16104312D
01/20/2016Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/27/2016Assigned to sub: #2
01/27/2016Assigned MPPS sub: #2
01/28/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/29/2016Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2016Read first time
02/02/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/03/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/29/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2016Read third time
03/02/2016Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1281ER)
03/04/2016Signed by Speaker
03/07/2016Signed by President
03/08/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/08/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/8/2016
03/08/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
03/11/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 421 (effective 7/1/16)
03/11/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0421)
03/11/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text reprinted (CHAP0421)