Firearms; workplace rules of localities. (HB1386)

Introduced By

Del. Kelly Fowler (D-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Firearms; workplace rules of localities. Provides that any locality that adopts an ordinance prohibiting the public carrying of firearms shall not have workplace rules that are less restrictive than such ordinance. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/16/2024Presented and ordered printed 24105216D
01/16/2024Referred to Committee on Public Safety
01/23/2024Assigned PS sub: Firearms
02/01/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (7-Y 2-N)
02/02/2024Reported from Public Safety with amendment(s) (12-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2024Read first time
02/07/2024Read second time
02/07/2024Committee amendments agreed to
02/07/2024Engrossed by House as amended HB1386E
02/07/2024Printed as engrossed 24105216D-E
02/08/2024Read third time and passed House (51-Y 46-N)
02/08/2024VOTE: Passage (51-Y 46-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2024Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/26/2024Reported from Courts of Justice (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2024Read third time
02/28/2024Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1386ER)
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
03/26/2024G Vetoed by Governor
04/17/2024House sustained Governor's veto

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