Background checks; Department of State Police shall etc., recommend options to expedite process. (HB881)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg) with support from co-patron Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of State Police; recommend options to expedite the process of performing background checks; report. Requests that the Department of State Police (the Department) identify, analyze, and recommend options to expedite and improve the efficiency of its process for performing requested background checks. The bill requires the Department to report its findings and recommendations to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions and the Senate Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services by November 1, 2018. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103477D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/17/2018Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #2
01/23/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB881)
02/01/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (6-Y 0-N)
02/13/2018Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB716.