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Proposed Maryland Firearm Legislation SB445

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Legislation Overview

Title: Public Safety - Handgun Permits - Requirements and Limitations

Subject: Public Safety: Alcoholic Beverages: Churches: Crimes and Punishments: Emergency Bills: Fines: Guns: Hospitals: Libraries: Licenses: Penalties and Sentences: Private Schools: Public Buildings and Facilities: Public Schools: Safety: State Police, Department of: State Universities and Colleges: Theaters: Weapons: Higher Education

Description: Specifying that a person who has been issued a permit to wear, carry, or transport a handgun may only wear, carry, or transport the handgun within the scope of the permit issued; altering a specified list of criteria that the Secretary of State Police must use to determine whether a specified handgun permit shall be issued to a person to include findings by the Secretary that the person is not prohibited from possessing a regulated firearm and additional specified conditions; etc.

Session: 2013 Regular Session

Last Action: Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.

Last Action Date: March 6, 2013


Note: the first sponsor listed is normally the primary sponsor. If a sponsor's name is a hyperlink you can click on it to 'follow the money'.

8 sponsors: Ferguson;Conway;Forehand; Frosh; Madaleno; Montgomery; Pugh; Raskin;

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 17% (8 of 47)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Mar 6, 2013 Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Mar 5, 2013 Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Feb 27, 2013 Hearing cancelled
Senate Jan 30, 2013 First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Jan 30, 2013 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
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Link: link to state bill page

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