Concealed handgun permits; demonstration of competence, changes effective date. (SB5041)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Concealed handgun permits; demonstration of competence; effective date. Amends the delayed enactment clause for Chapter 390 and the delayed enactment clause for Chapter 1130 of the Acts of Assembly of 2020 so that the provisions of such chapters will take effect on July 1, 2021, instead of January 1, 2021. The bill has an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


08/14/2020Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 08/18/20 20200524D
08/14/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
08/20/2020Reported from Judiciary with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
08/26/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (34-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
08/27/2020Read second time
08/27/2020Reading of amendments waived
08/27/2020Committee amendments agreed to
08/27/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended SB5041E
08/27/2020Printed as engrossed 20200524D-E
08/28/2020Read third time and passed Senate (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
08/30/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB5041E)
09/17/2020Placed on Calendar
09/17/2020Read first time
09/17/2020Referred to Committee on Public Safety
11/09/2020Left in Public Safety