Firearms; DCJS, et al., to develop guidance documents for petitions to restore rights. (SB748)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Criminal Justice Services; guidance documents for petitions to restore firearms rights. Requires the Department of Criminal Justice Services, in consultation with the Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth and the Office of the Executive Secretary of the Supreme Court of Virginia, to develop guidance documents for judges on handling petitions from convicted felons to possess, transport, or carry a firearm, ammunition for a firearm, or a stun weapon. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103583D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/31/2018Committee substitute printed to LIS only 18106362D-S1
01/31/2018Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (10-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB817.