Firearm transfers; penalties. (SB145)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)

Progress

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

Description

Firearm transfers; penalties. Creates a Class 3 misdemeanor for a person who is not a licensed dealer but who conducts business as a merchant of firearms to sell a firearm without a background check conducted by a federally licensed dealer. The bill exempts transfers to family members, to personal friends, by inheritance, by operation of law, or for a temporary purpose. Read the Bill »

Status

01/15/2018: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
12/28/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101559D
12/28/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2018Incorporated by Courts of Justice (SB5-Ebbin) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB145)