VA HB4005 | 2019 | 1st Special Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 25-0)
Status: Introduced on July 7 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-07-09 - Tabled in Militia, Police and Public Safety with letter to Crime Commission (12-Y 9-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Control of firearms by localities. Grants localities authority to adopt or enforce an ordinance, resolution, or motion, governing the possession, carrying, storage, or transporting of firearms, ammunition, or components or combination thereof in the locality. Various provisions limiting such authority are repealed. Provisions limiting the authority of localities and state governmental entities to bring lawsuits against certain firearms manufacturers and others are also repealed.

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Firearms, ammunition, etc.; control by localities by governing possession, etc., within locality.


Roll Calls

2019-07-09 - House - House: Tabled in Militia, Police and Public Safety (12-Y 9-N) (Y: 12 N: 9 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-07-09HouseTabled in Militia, Police and Public Safety with letter to Crime Commission (12-Y 9-N)
2019-07-07HouseReferred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
2019-07-07HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 07/09/19 19200141D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
152915(n/a)See Bill Text
152915.1(n/a)See Bill Text
152915.5(n/a)See Bill Text

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