Place of worship; carrying dangerous weapon personal protection. (HB1822)

Introduced By

Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), and Del. Nick Freitas (R-Culpeper)

Progress

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

Description

Dangerous weapon; place of worship; personal protection. Provides that the term "good and sufficient reason," as used in the exception to the prohibition on carrying dangerous weapons in a place of worship, includes personal protection. This bill codifies an opinion of the Attorney General (4/8/2011). Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2017Committee
01/09/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102490D
01/09/2017Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/17/2017Assigned MPPS sub: #1
01/19/2017Subcommittee recommends striking from docket
02/07/2017Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety

Comments

Kathy Stark writes:

Weapons shouldn't be allowed in houses of worship.