VA HB325 | 2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 9 2022 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2022-02-28 - Passed by indefinitely in Judiciary (8-Y 7-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Reporting lost or stolen firearms; civil penalty. Repeals the requirement that, if a firearm is lost or stolen from a person who lawfully possessed it, such person shall report the loss or theft of the firearm to any local law-enforcement agency or the Department of State Police within 48 hours after such person discovers the loss or theft or is informed by a person with personal knowledge of the loss or theft. Under current law, a violation is punishable by a civil penalty of not more than $250.

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Firearms; reporting lost or stolen, civil penalty.


Roll Calls

2022-02-28 - Senate - Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Judiciary (8-Y 7-N) (Y: 8 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-02-10 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (51-Y 48-N) (Y: 51 N: 48 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2022-02-04 - House - House: Reported from Public Safety (12-Y 10-N) (Y: 12 N: 10 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-02-03 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 4-N) (Y: 6 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2022-02-28SenatePassed by indefinitely in Judiciary (8-Y 7-N)
2022-02-11SenateReferred to Committee on the Judiciary
2022-02-11SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2022-02-10HouseVOTE: Passage (51-Y 48-N)
2022-02-10HouseRead third time and passed House (51-Y 48-N)
2022-02-09HouseRead second time and engrossed
2022-02-08HouseRead first time
2022-02-04HouseReported from Public Safety (12-Y 10-N)
2022-02-03HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 4-N)
2022-02-01HouseAssigned PS sub: Subcommittee #1
2022-01-11HouseReferred to Committee on Public Safety
2022-01-11HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102189D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
182287.5(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments