2011 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 239
Sponsored By:
Delegate Anderson (By Request - Baltimore City Administration) and Delegates Glenn, Clippinger, McIntosh, Mitchell, Oaks, B. Robinson, Rosenberg, Tarrant, and Washington
Crimes - Possession of Loaded Handgun or Regulated Firearm - Enhanced Penalties


Prohibiting a person from wearing, carrying, or transporting a handgun loaded with ammunition on or about the person or in a vehicle under specified circumstances; prohibiting a person from possessing a regulated firearm loaded with ammunition under specified circumstances or if the person is under the age of 21 years; establishing penalties, including mandatory minimum terms of imprisonment, for violations of the Act; 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 3/8 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Baltimore City Administration
Delegate Luke Clippinger, District 46
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Maggie McIntosh, District 43
Delegate Keiffer J. Mitchell, Jr., District 44
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Mary L. Washington, District 43

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Parole and Probation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Weapons -see also- Guns

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Law
( 4-203 , 4-203 )
Public Safety
( 5-133 )


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