Transfer of firearms; permit required. (SB187)

Introduced By

Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Transfer of firearms; permit required. Requires the Department of State Police to establish procedures for issuing firearms transfer permits and provides that a person, other than a licensed dealer, who willfully and intentionally transfers a firearm to a person without a permit is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor. Amends § 18.2-308.2:2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/04/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103058D
01/04/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/09/2016Impact statement from VCSC (SB187)
01/20/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB187)
01/20/2016Continued to 2017 in Courts of Justice (10-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
12/02/2016Left in Courts of Justice