Antique firearms; possession by nonviolent felons. (SB1533)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)

Progress

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

Description

Possession of antique firearms; nonviolent felons. Permits nonviolent felons to possess, transport, and carry antique firearms and black powder in a quantity not exceeding five pounds if it is intended to be used solely for sporting, recreational, or cultural purposes in antique firearms. Amends § 18.2-308.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/20/2017Presented and ordered printed 17103505D
01/20/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/2017Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2017Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2017Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Placed on Calendar
02/03/2017Read first time
02/03/2017Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/10/2017Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2017Committee substitute printed 17105395D-H1
02/13/2017Read second time
02/14/2017Read third time
02/14/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17105395D-H1
02/14/2017Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1533H1
02/14/2017Passed House with substitute (94-Y 4-N)
02/14/2017VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2017House substitute agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2017Title replaced 17105395D-H1
02/20/2017Enrolled
02/20/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1533ER)
02/20/2017Signed by Speaker
02/21/2017Signed by President
02/21/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/27/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 767 (effective 7/1/17)
03/27/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0767)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 5 minutes.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.



Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): I'LL ASK THE GENTLEMAN IN LIGHT OF HIS ADMONITION ABOUT TRAINING AND THE IMPORTANCE OF IT, THE SAME THING THAT I ASKED THE GENTLEMAN FROM CHARLOTTESVILLE LAST YEAR WHEN HE WAS SUGGESTING HOW IMPORTANT TRAINING IS. I WOULD ASK THE GENTLEMAN IF HE VOTED FOR THE BILL THAT I HAD TO PROVIDE SUCH TRAINING TO SUCH VICTIMS IN SUCH CIRCUMSTANCES.

[Unknown]: I WOULD ANSWER THE GENTLEMEN THAT MY REASON FOR NOT SUPPORTING THE GENTLEMAN'S BILL WAS THAT IT INCLUDED -- THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER. WAS THAT IT INCLUDED A REQUIREMENT THEY BE ADVISED THEY OUGHT TO GO OUT AND GET A GUN. SHALL THE BILL PASS?

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): Speaker: THE CLERK WILL CLOSL L.

[Unknown]: AYES 66, NO'S 32. THE BILL IS PASSED. SENATE BILL 1304, A BILL TO AMEND CHAPTER 402 OF THE ACTS OF ASSEMBLY OF 2016 RELATING TO LOCAL OPTION FOR TIMING OF MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS EFFECTIVE DATES, REPORTED TO THE COMMITTEE ON PRIVILEGES AND ELECTIONS. SENATE BILL 1304 IS A -- REALLY A TECHNICAL CORRECTION BILL. IT DOES NOT EXPAND ANY AUTHORITY TO MOVE ELECTIONS. IT SIMPLY MAKES SOME CORRECTIONS TO THE CODE TO MAKE SURE THAT THERE'S NO QUESTION AS TO THE VALIDITY OF SUCH MOVING OF ELECTIONS THAT HAVE ALREADY OCCURRED, AND I WOULD ASK THE BODY TO PASS THE BILL. SHALL THE BILL PASS?

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): Speaker: THE CLERK WILL CLOSL

[Unknown]: AYES 98, NO'S ZERO. L. THE BILL IS PASSED. TURNING TO PAGE 15, CONTINUING SENATE BILL'S ON THIRD READING REGULAR, SENATE BILL 1455 IS BEFORE US, THE BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF VIRGINIA RELATING TO PAYMENT FOR REGISTERING TO VOTE. PENALTIES, REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE ON PRIVILEGES AND ELECTIONS WITH AMENDMENTS. MR. COLE. I MOVE THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENT.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THE QUESTION IS ON ADOPTION OF THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENT. AS MANY AS FAVOR THAT MOTION WI. THE AMENDMENT IS AGREED TO. THE GENTLEMAN FROM.

[Unknown]: THANK YOU. SENATE BILL 1455 PLACE IT A MISDEMEANOR FOR SOMEONE TO OFFER OR TO ACCEPT PAYMENT TO REGISTER TO VOTE, AND I WOULD MOVE THAT THE BILL PASS. SHALL THE BILL PASS?

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): Speaker: THE CLERK WILL CLOSL L.

[Unknown]: AYES 60 FLY, NO'S 29. THE BILL IS PASSED. SENATE BILL 1465, A BILL TO AMEND, REENACT A SECTION OF THE CODE OF VIRGINIA RELATING TO RETIRED CONSERVATION OFFICERS CARRYING A CONCEALED HANDGUN, REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE FOR MILITIA, POLICE AND PUBLIC SAFETY. .>> MR. WRIGHT. MR. SPEAKER, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, SENATE BILL 1465 IS IDENTICAL TO HOUSE BILL 2408, WHICH I PATRONED AND CLEARED THE HOUSE, AND IT ALLOWS RETIRED CONSERVATION OFFICERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION AND RECREATION TO BE ALLOWED TO CARRY A CONCEALED HANDGUN. I HOPE IT'S THE PLEASURE OF THE BODY TO PASS THE BILL. SHALL THE BILL PASS?

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): Speaker: THE CLERK WILL CLOSL L.

[Unknown]: AYES 78, NO'S 20. THE BILL IS PASSED. TURNING TO PAGE 16 OF THE PRINTED CALENDAR, CONTINUING SENATE BILL THIRD READING, SENATE BILL 1487, A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT A SECTION OF THE CODE RELATING TO CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS AUTOMATIC SUSPENSION UPON CONVICTION OF A FELONY REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE ON PRIVILEGES AND ELECTIONS WITH AMENDMENTS.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THE GENTLEMAN FROM PORTSMOUTH.

[Unknown]: THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER. MOVE THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENT.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THE QUESTION IS ON ADOPTION OF THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENT. AS MANY AS FAVOR THAT MOTION WI.

[Unknown]: THE AMENDMENT IS AGREED TO. MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE, AS AMENDED, SENATE BILL 1487 NOW CONFORMS TO MY HOUSE BILL 2364, WHICH WAS PASSED BY THE HOUSE ON FEBRUARY THE SIXTH ON A VOTE OF 95-1. IF ENACTED THIS BILL WOULD PROVIDE FOR THE AUTOMATIC SUSPENSION OF ANY LOCAL ELECTED OFFICIAL CONVICTED OF A FELL NASHVILLE LEVEL CRIMINAL OFFENSE. I HOPE IT WILL BE THE PLEASURE