Concealed handgun permit; new application via mail. (HB1398)

Introduced By

Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Application for a concealed handgun permit. Allows a Virginia resident or domiciliary to submit an application for a new concealed handgun permit via mail. Currently, only persons who have previously been issued a concealed handgun permit may submit an application via mail. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/15/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104805D
01/15/2018Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/18/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1398)
01/23/2018Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #1
02/01/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 2-N)
02/01/2018Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/02/2018Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (12-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/02/2018Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/08/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 3-N)
02/09/2018Reported from Appropriations (12-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2018Read first time
02/12/2018Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
02/12/2018Rereferred to Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/13/2018Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety