VA SB958 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 14 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-14 - Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Hearing: Jan 22 in of Senate Sen Room A Pocahontas Bldg
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Carrying dangerous weapon to place of religious worship. Repeals the statutory prohibition on carrying a gun, pistol, bowie knife, dagger, or other dangerous weapon, without good and sufficient reason, to a place of worship while a meeting for religious purposes is being held at such place.

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Place of religious worship; carrying dangerous weapon.



2020-01-14SenateReferred to Committee on the Judiciary
2020-01-14SenatePresented and ordered printed 20104731D

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
182283(n/a)See Bill Text

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