2011 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 241
Sponsored By:
Senator Jones-Rodwell (By Request - Baltimore City Administration)
Criminal Law - Restrictions Against Use and Possession of Firearms


Expanding to all firearms the prohibition against the use of a handgun or an antique firearm capable of being concealed on the person in the commission of a crime of violence or felony; increasing the maximum term of imprisonment applicable to a violation of the prohibition against possession of a regulated firearm by a person who was previously convicted of a crime of violence or a specified drug- related crime from 5 to 15 years; 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:

Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Parole and Probation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
State's Attorneys
Weapons -see also- Guns

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Law
( 4-204 )
Public Safety
( 5-133 , 5-143 , 5-206 )


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