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Proposed Maryland Firearm Legislation HB1464

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Legislation Overview

Title: Criminal Law - Deadly Weapons on the Property of an Institution of Higher Education

Subject: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes: Armed Forces: Crimes and Punishments: Fines: Guns: Higher Education: Law Enforcement: Penalties and Sentences: Weapons

Description: Prohibiting a person from carrying a deadly weapon on the property of an institution of higher education; providing specified exceptions to the prohibition; establishing that a person who violates the Act is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 3 years or a fine not exceeding $1,000 or both; establishing that a person convicted of violating the Act by carrying or possessing a handgun shall be sentenced under specified provisions of law; and defining "institution of higher education".

Session: 2013 Regular Session

Last Action: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Last Action Date: March 22, 2013


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1 sponsors: DeBoy;

Percentage of House Of Delegates sponsoring bill: 1% (1 of 141)

Chamber Date Action
House Mar 22, 2013 Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
House Mar 19, 2013 Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
House Mar 5, 2013 Rereferred to Judiciary
House Feb 22, 2013 First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Feb 22, 2013 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
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Link: link to state bill page

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