2011 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 252
Sponsored By:
Senator Jones-Rodwell (By Request - Baltimore City Administration)
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.
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Verna L. Jones-Rodwell, District 44
Baltimore City Administration

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 )
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