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Proposed Virginia Gun Law SB1300

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Victims of domestic violence, etc.; firearms safety or training course.

Subject: Courts Not of Record: Criminal Procedure: Weapons: Commonwealth Public Safety: Criminal Justice Services: Firearms: Victims of Crime

Description: Victims of domestic violence, etc.; firearms safety or training course. Creates the Virginia Firearms Safety and Training for Sexual and Domestic Violence Victims Fund. The bill provides that the Department of Criminal Justice Services may distribute funds from the Fund to reimburse an entity that offers a firearms safety or training course or class approved by the Department free of charge to victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse, stalking, or family abuse. The Department would not be permitted to issue reimbursements in excess of the amount available in the Fund. The bill also requires that, upon the issuance of a protective order, the petitioner for the order be provided with a list of such approved courses or classes. This bill is identical to HB 1853.

Session: 2017 Regular Session

Last Action: Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017

Last Action Date: February 23, 2017

Sponsors

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1 sponsors: Jill Vogel (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 3% (1 of 40)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Feb 23, 2017 Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/23/17
Feb 23, 2017 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
Senate Feb 22, 2017 Enrolled
House Feb 22, 2017 Signed by Speaker
Senate Feb 22, 2017 Signed by President
Senate Feb 22, 2017 Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1300ER)
Senate Feb 17, 2017 Title replaced 17105394D-S1
Senate Feb 17, 2017 House substitute agreed to by Senate (25-Y 15-N)
Senate Feb 17, 2017 Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
Senate Feb 17, 2017 House substitute agreed to by Senate (25-Y 15-N)
House Feb 15, 2017 Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1300H1
House Feb 15, 2017 VOTE: PASSAGE (68-Y 30-N)
House Feb 15, 2017 Passed House with substitute (68-Y 30-N)
House Feb 15, 2017 Committee substitute agreed to 17105394D-H1
House Feb 15, 2017 Read third time
House Feb 14, 2017 Read second time
House Feb 13, 2017 Reported from Appropriations (15-Y 6-N)
House Feb 10, 2017 Referred to Committee on Appropriations
House Feb 10, 2017 Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (14-Y 7-N)
House Feb 10, 2017 Committee substitute printed 17105394D-H1
House Feb 10, 2017 Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
House Feb 6, 2017 Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
House Feb 6, 2017 Read first time
House Feb 6, 2017 Placed on Calendar
Senate Feb 2, 2017 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
Senate Feb 2, 2017 Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1300E
Senate Feb 2, 2017 Committee amendment agreed to
Senate Feb 2, 2017 Read second time
Senate Feb 2, 2017 Reading of amendment waived
Senate Feb 2, 2017 Printed as engrossed 17103054D-E
Senate Feb 2, 2017 Passed Senate (28-Y 12-N)
Senate Feb 1, 2017 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
Senate Jan 31, 2017 Reported from Finance with amendment (16-Y 0-N)
Senate Jan 18, 2017 Rereferred to Finance
Senate Jan 18, 2017 Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
Senate Jan 10, 2017 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
Senate Jan 10, 2017 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103054D
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Enrolled Feb 22, 2017 state link bill text
Comm Sub Feb 10, 2017 state link bill text
Engrossed Feb 2, 2017 state link bill text
Prefiled Jan 10, 2017 state link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes

Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)

Senate: Reported from Finance with amendment (16-Y 0-N)

Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)

Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)

Senate: Passed Senate (28-Y 12-N)

House: Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (14-Y 7-N)

House: Reported from Appropriations (15-Y 6-N)

House: VOTE: PASSAGE (68-Y 30-N)

Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (25-Y 15-N)

Senate: Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (25-Y 15-N)

Link: http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?171+sum+SB1300

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