Firearms, certain; possession, purchase, and transport in certain localities. (SB928)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest) with support from co-patron Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Possession, purchase, and transport of certain firearms in certain localities. Provides that a person may lawfully possess, purchase, or transport a firearm or firearms magazine that he would otherwise be lawfully permitted to possess, purchase, or transport on January 1, 2020, while he is in a locality that has adopted an ordinance, resolution, or motion that authorizes the possession, purchase, or transportation of such firearm or firearms magazine within such locality. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2020Presented and ordered printed 20104432D
01/10/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/22/2020Passed by indefinitely in Judiciary (9-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)