MD SB114 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 13-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 7 2019 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2019-03-13 - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Authorizing a person to apply for preliminary approval of a handgun permit to wear, carry, or transport a handgun without completing a certified firearms training course; requiring the Secretary of State Police to investigate an application for a handgun permit; requiring the Secretary to issue preliminary approval if the applicant meets certain requirements except the certified firearms training course; requiring an applicant to satisfy the firearms training requirement within 120 days after receipt of preliminary approval; etc.

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Firearms - Handgun Permit - Preliminary Approval


Roll Calls

2019-03-07 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2019-03-13HouseHearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-08HouseFirst Reading Judiciary
2019-03-07SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-03-05SenateSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-05SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-04SenateFavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-01-25SenateHearing 2/05 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-01-16SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


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Bill Comments