MD HB1267 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 19-0)
Status: Introduced on February 7 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-03 - Hearing canceled
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing a person who has the written consent of a bona fide church to carry a handgun on the property of the church during services and gatherings, and who has the intent to wear, carry, or transport a handgun for certain purposes on the property of the church, to carry, without a permit, a handgun on the property of the church during certain events and to transport a handgun to and from certain church events with advance notice to the primary law enforcement agency of the county; etc.

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Public Safety – Handgun Permit – Church Property (Worshipper Protection Act of 2020)



2020-03-03HouseHearing canceled
2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


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Public Safety5303(n/a)See Bill Text

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