OR SB1538 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2020 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2020-03-08 - At President's desk upon adjournment.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizes city, county, metropolitan service district, school district, college or university to adopt ordinance or policy limiting or precluding affirmative defense for possession of firearms in public buildings by concealed handgun licensees. Modifies definition of "public building" for purposes of crime of unlawful possession of weapon in public building. Punishes violation by maximum of five years' imprisonment, $125,000 fine, or both.

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Relating to firearms.


Roll Calls

2020-02-12 - Senate - Senate Committee Do pass and requesting referral to Rules (Y: 4 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-08SenateAt President's desk upon adjournment.
2020-02-12SenateWork Session held.
2020-02-03SenateReferred to Judiciary.
2020-02-03SenateIntroduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.
2020-01-27SenatePresession Released to the Public.

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