MD HB786 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 62-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 18 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-18 - First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Providing that a person who is not a certain licensee may not complete the transfer of a certain rifle or shotgun as transferor or transferee, except under certain circumstances; requiring, before a certain transfer is conducted, the transferor and transferee to meet jointly with a certain licensee and request that the licensee facilitate the transfer; requiring a licensee to take certain actions when facilitating a transfer; etc.

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Public Safety – Rifles and Shotguns – Secondary Transactions



2019-03-18SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings
2019-03-18HouseThird Reading Passed (90-49)
2019-03-16HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-16HouseFloor Amendment {513723/1 (Delegate Hornberger) Rejected (38-91)
2019-03-16HouseFloor Amendment {893821/1 (Delegate Mautz) Rejected (44-88)
2019-03-16HouseFloor Amendment {723222/1 (Delegate Mautz) Adopted
2019-03-16HouseFloor Amendment {603226/1 (Delegate Szeliga) Adopted
2019-03-16HouseSpecial Order until later this session (Delegate Kipke) Adopted
2019-03-15HouseSpecial Order until 03/16 (Delegate Kipke) Adopted
2019-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments {832918/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2019-02-08HouseHearing 2/25 at 10:00 a.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


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