Concealed handgun permit; demonstration of competence. (SB520)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City) with support from co-patron Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)

Progress

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

Description

Concealed handgun permit; demonstration of competence. Removes the option for concealed handgun permit applicants to demonstrate competence with a handgun by completing an electronic, video, or online course conducted by a state-certified or National Rifle Association-certified firearms instructor. The bill does not affect any in-person means of satisfying the requirement to demonstrate competence with a handgun under current law. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101822D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB520)
01/20/2016Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (5-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)