VA SB84 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on November 27 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-11-27 - Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
Pending: Senate Courts of Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Concealment of firearm in committing felony; penalty. Provides that a person is guilty of a separate felony if he carries about his person any pistol, shotgun, rifle, or other firearm that is hidden from common observation while committing or attempting to commit certain other felonies. A first offense is punishable by a mandatory minimum term of confinement of three years and a second or subsequent offense is punishable by a mandatory minimum term of confinement of five years.

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Firearms; concealment while committing certain felonies, penalty.



2019-11-27SenateReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2019-11-27SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101247D

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
18253.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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