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Proposed Virginia Gun Law SB1315

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Foster care; possession of firearm.

Subject: Weapons: Welfare (Social Services): Firearms: Foster Care

Description: Foster care; possession of firearm. Requires that possession of any firearms or other weapons in a foster home comply with federal and state laws and that the individual providing foster care services store all firearms, other weapons, and ammunition in a locked closet or cabinet unless they are being lawfully carried on the individual's person. The bill requires that the key or combination to the locked closet or cabinet be maintained out of the reach of all children in the home.

Session: 2017 Regular Session

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

Last Action Date: March 13, 2017

Sponsors

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1 sponsors: Charles Carrico (R);

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

History
Chamber Date Action
Mar 13, 2017 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
Senate Mar 13, 2017 Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
Senate Mar 10, 2017 Signed by President
Senate Mar 7, 2017 Enrolled
House Mar 7, 2017 Signed by Speaker
Senate Mar 7, 2017 Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1315ER)
House Feb 23, 2017 Pending question ordered
House Feb 23, 2017 VOTE: PASSAGE (65-Y 35-N)
House Feb 23, 2017 Passed House (65-Y 35-N)
House Feb 23, 2017 Read third time
House Feb 22, 2017 Passed by for the day
House Feb 21, 2017 Passed by for the day
House Feb 20, 2017 Read second time
House Feb 17, 2017 Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (11-Y 10-N)
House Feb 16, 2017 Subcommittee recommends reporting (3-Y 1-N)
House Feb 6, 2017 Assigned MPPS sub: #1
House Feb 3, 2017 Placed on Calendar
House Feb 3, 2017 Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
House Feb 3, 2017 Read first time
Senate Feb 1, 2017 Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 2-N)
Senate Jan 31, 2017 Read second time and engrossed
Senate Jan 30, 2017 Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
Senate Jan 27, 2017 Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 1-N)
Senate Jan 10, 2017 Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
Senate Jan 10, 2017 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100651D
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Enrolled Mar 7, 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 Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 1-N)

Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)

Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 2-N)

House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (3-Y 1-N)

House: Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (11-Y 10-N)

House: VOTE: PASSAGE (65-Y 35-N)

Link: http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?171+sum+SB1315

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