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Proposed Maryland Firearm Legislation HB961

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Legislation Overview

Title: State Government - Maryland Public Information Act - Required Denials Regarding Firearm Dealers, Owners, and Permit Holders

Subject: State Government - Regulations and Procedures: State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials: Public Safety: Attorneys: Dealers: Disclosure: Guns: Inspections: Licenses: Privacy: Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of: Records: State Police, Department of: Weapons

Description: Prohibiting public inspection of the records of specified regulated firearm dealers, owners, and permit holders; authorizing the individual named in the record and the individual's attorney to view specified records; and providing that the Act does not prohibit the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services and the Department of State Police from accessing specified records in the performance of official duties.

Session: 2013 Regular Session

Last Action: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations Withdrawn

Last Action Date: April 5, 2013


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12 sponsors: McDermott;Afzali; Cluster; Conaway;Hershey; Hough; Jacobs;K. Kelly;McComas; Otto; Ready;Smigiel;

Percentage of House Of Delegates sponsoring bill: 9% (12 of 141)

Chamber Date Action
House Apr 5, 2013 Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations Withdrawn
House Mar 19, 2013 Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
House Feb 7, 2013 First Reading Health and Government Operations
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Feb 8, 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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