Firearms; selling, bartering, etc., to persons not lawfully present in United States, penalty. (HB809)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sale of firearms; persons not lawfully present in United States; penalty. Provides that the crime of selling, bartering, giving, or furnishing or possessing with the intent to sell, barter, give, or furnish a firearm to a person knowing that such person is prohibited from possessing or transporting a firearm because he is not lawfully present in the United States applies to assault firearms. Read the Bill »


03/02/2016: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100102D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/14/2016Impact statement from VCSC (HB809)
01/18/2016Assigned to sub: #1
01/18/2016Assigned MPPS sub: #1
01/21/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
01/21/2016Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/29/2016Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2016Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/01/2016Assigned to sub: Public Safety
02/01/2016Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/04/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/04/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB809)
02/08/2016Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2016Read first time
02/11/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/12/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE(99-Y 0-N)
02/12/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/24/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Rereferred to Finance
03/02/2016Continued to 2017 in Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


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