Concealed weapons; sling bow. (HB1076)

Introduced By

Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond) with support from co-patron Del. Clinton Jenkins (D-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Carrying concealed weapons; sling bow. Replaces "slingshot" with "sling bow" in the list of weapons a person is prohibited from carrying concealed. The bill also removes the Harbormaster of the City of Hopewell from the list of individuals who, while in the discharge of their official duties, or while in transit to or from such duties, are exempted from the prohibition on carrying a concealed weapon. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104523D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Public Safety
01/08/2020Impact statement from VCSC (HB1076)
01/22/2020Assigned PS sub: Public Safety
01/23/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1076)
01/30/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/31/2020Reported from Public Safety (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2020Read first time
02/05/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2020Read third time and passed House (76-Y 22-N)
02/06/2020VOTE: Passage (76-Y 22-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/17/2020Reported from Judiciary (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Read third time
02/19/2020Passed Senate (24-Y 15-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1076ER)
02/21/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1076ER)
02/21/2020Signed by Speaker
02/24/2020Signed by President
02/26/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 26, 2020
02/26/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 4, 2020
03/04/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 142 (effective 7/1/20)
03/04/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0142)