Concealed handguns; permit holders' possession on property of public higher educational institution. (SB1450)

Introduced By

Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Possession of concealed handguns; concealed handgun permit holders at public institutions of higher education. Allows any firefighter, person employed as search and rescue personnel, person employed as emergency medical services personnel, certified campus security officer, or student, employee, contractor, vendor, or faculty member of a public institution of higher education that participates in a Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) program who possesses a valid Virginia concealed handgun permit or a concealed handgun permit from another state that is recognized by Virginia to carry a concealed handgun on the property of, in buildings owned by, or at events hosted at public institutions of higher education. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/16/2017Presented and ordered printed 17103467D
01/16/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/23/2017Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)