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Passed Maryland Gun Law HB1029

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Legislation Overview

Title: Criminal Law – Wearing, Carrying, or Transporting Loaded Handgun – Subsequent Offender

Subject: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes: Crimes and Punishments: Ex-Offenders: Guns: Penalties and Sentences: Notices: State's Attorneys

Description: Prohibiting a person from wearing, carrying, or transporting a handgun loaded with ammunition on or about the person or in a vehicle under certain circumstances; prohibiting a court from suspending any part of certain sentences for persons who have previously been convicted of certain offenses; clarifying that certain sentences are mandatory minimum sentences; providing that a certain mandatory minimum sentence may not be imposed unless the State's Attorney notifies the defendant at least 30 days before the trial of the State's intentions; etc.

Session: 2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Approved by the Governor - Chapter 146

Last Action Date: April 24, 2018

Sponsors

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8 sponsors: Talmadge Branch (D); Curtis Anderson (D); Luke Clippinger (D); William Folden (R); Cheryl Glenn (D); Carlos Sanchez (D); Jay Walker (D); C.T. Wilson (D);

Percentage of House Of Delegates sponsoring bill: 6% (8 of 141)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Apr 24, 2018 Approved by the Governor - Chapter 146
House Apr 10, 2018 Returned Passed
Senate Apr 9, 2018 Committee Amendment {318476/1 Withdrawn
Senate Apr 9, 2018 Motion Reconsider Committee Amendment {318476/1 (Senator Zirkin) Adopted
Senate Apr 9, 2018 Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Senate Apr 9, 2018 Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
Senate Apr 9, 2018 Favorable with Amendments {318476/1 Report Adopted
Senate Apr 9, 2018 Third Reading Passed (34-11)
Senate Apr 5, 2018 Hearing 4/05 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Apr 2, 2018 Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings
Senate Mar 27, 2018 First Reading Senate Rules
House Mar 27, 2018 Third Reading Passed (130-5)
House Mar 26, 2018 Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
House Mar 26, 2018 Second Reading Passed with Amendments
House Mar 26, 2018 Favorable with Amendments {942916/1 Report Adopted
House Mar 6, 2018 Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.
House Feb 7, 2018 First Reading Judiciary
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Chaptered Apr 27, 2018 state link bill text
Engrossed Mar 26, 2018 state link bill text
Introduced Feb 7, 2018 state link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
House Amendment (Judiciary) 942916/01 House Amendment (Judiciary) 942916/01 Nov 30, -0001 State Link amendment text Yes
Senate Amendment (Judicial Proceedings) 318476/01 Senate Amendment (Judicial Proceedings) 318476/01 Nov 30, -0001 State Link amendment text Yes
Votes

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Link: link to state bill page

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