Firearms; access by children, penalty. (SB1266)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Firearms; access by children; penalty. Provides that it is a Class 1 misdemeanor to knowingly authorize a child age four or younger to use or handle a firearm. Amends § 18.2-56.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100128D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2017Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)