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HB 264

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Dec 30, 2019
  • Passed House Feb 11, 2020
  • Passed Senate Feb 26, 2020
  • Governor

Concealed handgun permits; demonstration of competence, effective date.

Abstract

Concealed handgun permits; demonstration of competence. Removes the option for concealed handgun permit applicants to demonstrate competence with a handgun by completing an electronic, video, or online course conducted by a state-certified or National Rifle Association-certified firearms instructor. The bill does not affect any in-person means of satisfying the requirement to demonstrate competence with a handgun under current law. The bill has a delayed effective date of January 1, 2021. This bill is identical to SB 263.

Concealed handgun permits; demonstration of competence. Removes the option for concealed handgun permit applicants to demonstrate competence with a handgun by completing an electronic, video, or online course. The bill also removes all references to the National Rifle Association from the demonstration of competence provisions.

Concealed handgun permits; demonstration ofcompetence. Removes the option for concealed handgun permit applicantsto demonstrate competence with a handgun by completing an electronic,video, or online course conducted by a state-certified or NationalRifle Association-certified firearms instructor. The bill does notaffect any in-person means of satisfying the requirement to demonstratecompetence with a handgun under current law.

Bill Sponsors (2)

Alfonso H. Lopez

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 49
Primary

Mark H. Levine

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 45
Cosponsor

Votes


Actions


Mar 23, 2020

Office of the Governor

Approved by Governor-Chapter 390 (effective 1/1/21)

Mar 12, 2020

Office of the Governor

Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020

House

Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020

Mar 06, 2020

Senate

Signed by President

House

Signed by Speaker

Mar 05, 2020

House

Enrolled

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB264ER)

Feb 28, 2020

House

VOTE: Adoption (52-Y 45-N)

House

Senate substitute agreed to by House 20108960D-S1 (52-Y 45-N)

House

Placed on Calendar

Feb 26, 2020

Senate

Committee substitute agreed to 20108960D-S1

Senate

Passed Senate with substitute (21-Y 19-N)

Senate

Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB264S1

Senate

Reading of substitute waived

Senate

Read third time

Feb 25, 2020

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB264S1)

Feb 24, 2020

Senate

Committee substitute printed 20108960D-S1

Senate

Reported from Judiciary with substitute (9-Y 6-N)

Feb 12, 2020

Senate

Referred to Committee on the Judiciary

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed

Feb 11, 2020

House

Read third time and passed House (54-Y 46-N)

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB264H1)

House

VOTE: Passage (54-Y 46-N)

Feb 10, 2020

House

Read second time

House

Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB264H1

House

Committee substitute agreed to 20107665D-H1

Feb 09, 2020

House

Read first time

Feb 07, 2020

House

Reported from Public Safety with substitute (13-Y 9-N)

House

Committee substitute printed 20107665D-H1

Feb 04, 2020

House

Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 3-N)

Jan 20, 2020

House

Assigned PS sub: Firearms

Jan 13, 2020

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB264)

Dec 30, 2019

House

Referred to Committee on Public Safety

House

Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101680D

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Impact statement from DPB (HB264) HTML
Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB264H1 HTML
Impact statement from DPB (HB264S1) HTML
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB264ER) HTML
Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0390) HTML

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