Firearms; prohibition on possession, purchase, or transport following certain convictions. (HB900)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Prohibition on possession, purchase, or transport of firearms following certain misdemeanor convictions; penalties. Prohibits a person who has been convicted of stalking, sexual battery, assault and battery of a family or household member, brandishing a firearm, or two or more convictions of assault and battery from possessing or transporting a firearm. A person who violates this provision is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor or, upon a third or subsequent conviction of this or certain other firearms offenses, is guilty of a Class 6 felony. This bill was incorporated into HB 1288. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104904D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Public Safety
01/08/2020Impact statement from VCSC (HB900)
01/22/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB900)
01/27/2020Assigned PS sub: Firearms
02/04/2020Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HB1288-Murphy)
02/11/2020Left in Public Safety