2010 Regular Session


File Code: Family Law Prior Year Introduction As: HB 359/09 - JUD
Sponsored By:
Delegates McComas, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Carter, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, George, Impallaria, Jennings, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McConkey, McDonough, Myers, Norman, Schuh, Schuler, Serafini, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, and Stull
Public Safety - Handgun Permits - Victims of Domestic Violence


Authorizing the Secretary of State Police, in determining whether a handgun permit is necessary as a reasonable precaution against apprehended danger, to consider whether the applicant is a person eligible for relief for whose benefit a court has issued a final protective order under the domestic violence law; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Joseph R. Bartlett, District 4A
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Don H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate D. Page Elmore, District 38A
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate J. B. Jennings, District 7
Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate H. Wayne Norman, District 35A
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8
Delegate Andrew A. Serafini, District 2A
Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Paul S. Stull, District 4A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Protection Orders
State Police, Department of
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Weapons -see also- Guns

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Safety
( 5-301 , 5-306 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered