Maryland Code | Chapter Public Safety Article 5

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MDSB208EnrollProviding that a person who is not a certain licensee may not complete a sale, rental, or transfer of a certain rifle or shotgun as a purchaser, lessee, or transferee or seller, lessor, or transferor, except under certain circumstances; requiring, be...
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2020-03-18
Returned Passed
MDHB591EngrossAltering penalties applicable to failing to report a lost or stolen regulated firearm.
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2020-03-18
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
MDSB1050EngrossIncreasing penalties applicable to failing to report a lost or stolen regulated firearm to up to 6 months in prison, instead of 90 days, or a fine of up to $1,000, instead of $500, or both for a first offense; and providing penalties for each subsequ...
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2020-03-18
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB4EnrollProviding that a person who is not a certain licensee may not complete the sale, rental, or transfer of a certain rifle or shotgun as a purchaser, lesse, or transferee, except under certain circumstances; requiring, before a certain sale, rental, or ...
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2020-03-16
Passed Enrolled
MDHB265IntroExempting a certain applicant for a handgun qualification license from the requirement to complete a firearms safety training course if the applicant is a certain retired law enforcement officer or a certain active or retired correctional officer, s...
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2020-03-10
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB132IntroAltering a certain definition of "crime of violence" to include felony witness intimidation.
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2020-03-06
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB1268IntroAuthorizing, in Harford County, a person to, without a permit, carry a handgun on the property of a church during certain events, with advance notice to the Harford County Sheriff, and transport a handgun to and from certain church events if the pers...
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2020-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1267IntroAuthorizing a person who has the written consent of a bona fide church to carry a handgun on the property of the church during services and gatherings, and who has the intent to wear, carry, or transport a handgun for certain purposes on the property...
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2020-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB47IntroExempting an applicant who is a law enforcement officer with a law enforcement agency in Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, or Washington, D.C. from the firearms safety training course requirement for a handgun qualification license.
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2020-03-02
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDSB506EngrossAuthorizing a person to apply for preliminary approval of a handgun permit to wear, carry, or transport a handgun without completing a certified firearms training course; requiring the Secretary of State Police to investigate an application for a han...
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2020-02-28
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB1074IntroDefining the term "transfer" as it relates to a certain exchange of a regulated firearm between two individuals under certain circumstances; providing that the term "transfer" does not include a change in possession that is temporary and occurs under...
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2020-02-28
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB422IntroRequiring a person to whom a permit to carry, wear, or transport a handgun has been issued to successfully complete each calendar year certain courses approved by the Secretary of State Police; exempting certain persons from the requirement to comple...
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2020-02-20
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn
MDSB43IntroExempting certain applicants for certain licenses from the requirement to submit a set of fingerprints with the application if the applicant has submitted certain fingerprints for a prior license application in the State.
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2020-02-18
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDSB179EngrossProviding that a person may not be denied the right to purchase, possess, or carry a firearm solely on the basis that the person is authorized to use medical cannabis.
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2020-02-17
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1607IntroClarifying that personal protection or self-defense can qualify as a good and substantial reason to carry, wear, or transport a handgun for purposes of the issuance by the Secretary of State Police of a permit to carry, wear, or transport a handgun.
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2020-02-17
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB156EngrossExempting an applicant for a handgun qualification license from the requirement to complete a firearms safety training course if the applicant is a certain retired law enforcement officer or a certain active or retired correctional officer, sheriff,...
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2020-02-14
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1582IntroProviding that a person may not be denied the right to purchase, possess, or carry a firearm solely on the basis that the person is authorized to use medical cannabis.
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2020-02-12
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB968IntroAltering the penalties for knowingly participating in a straw purchase of a regulated firearm for a minor or for a person prohibited by law from possessing a regulated firearm; prohibiting a court from suspending any part of a certain mandatory minim...
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2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1104IntroDefining the term "transfer" as it relates to a certain exchange of a regulated firearm between two individuals under certain circumstances; providing that the term "transfer" does not include a change in possession that is temporary and occurs under...
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2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1502IntroRequiring the Secretary of State Police to issue a certain permit to carry, wear, or transport a handgun to a person who meets certain requirements and is employed in a certain profession.
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2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1241IntroRequiring certain law enforcement agencies to collaborate with certain retail firearm businesses to establish a policy for monitoring and inspecting the businesses during certain patrols each night during nonbusiness hours.
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2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1257IntroRequiring a certain licensed firearms dealer to keep certain electronic records; requiring a licensed dealer to update certain records 1 day after the acquisition of a firearm and 7 days after the sale or disposition of a firearm; requiring a license...
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2020-02-07
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1501IntroAltering, from 72 hours to 48 hours, the time period within which the owner of a lost or stolen regulated firearm must report the loss or theft to a certain law enforcement agency.
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2020-02-07
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB816IntroRequiring a certain licensed firearms dealer to keep certain electronic records; requiring a licensed dealer to update records 1 business day after the acquisition of a firearm and 7 days after the sale or disposition of a firearm; requiring a licens...
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2020-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB880IntroRequiring the Secretary of State Police to provide a certain notice to a certain firearms dealer and to a holder of a certain handgun permit of the impending expiration of the dealer's license or handgun permit at least 60 days before the expiration ...
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2020-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB881IntroRepealing a requirement to obtain a handgun qualification license that a certain firearms safety training course include a certain firearms orientation component.
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2020-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB958IntroProhibiting a person from manufacturing, causing to be manufactured, assembling, constructing, possessing, selling, offering to sell, transferring, purchasing, or receiving certain firearms; prohibiting a person from using a certain 3-dimensional pri...
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2020-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB910IntroProhibiting a person from manufacturing, causing to be manufactured, assembling, constructing, possessing, selling, offering to sell, transferring, purchasing, or receiving certain firearms; prohibiting a person from using a certain 3-dimensional pri...
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2020-02-06
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB780IntroAltering certain definitions of "crime of violence" to include a certain offense of abuse or neglect of a vulnerable adult in the first degree.
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2020-02-03
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB74IntroAltering a certain definition of "crime of violence" to include felony witness intimidation.
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2020-01-27
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDSB327IntroExempting an applicant who is a law enforcement officer with a law enforcement agency in Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, or Washington, D.C. from the firearms safety training course requirement for a handgun qualification license.
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2020-01-23
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB356IntroExpanding the types of cases in which the State may appeal from a decision of a trial court under certain circumstances; authorizing a court to release a defendant charged with a certain crime on certain terms or conditions or to order the defendant ...
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2020-01-22
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB273IntroExpanding the types of cases in which the State may appeal from a decision of a trial court under certain circumstances; authorizing a court to release a defendant charged with a certain crime on certain terms or conditions or to order the defendant ...
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2020-01-21
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB205IntroAltering a certain definition of "crime of violence" to include felony witness intimidation.
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2020-01-17
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB198IntroClarifying that personal protection or self-defense can qualify as a good and substantial reason to carry, wear, or transport a handgun for purposes of the issuance by the Secretary of State Police of a permit to carry, wear, or transport a handgun.
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2020-01-17
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB73IntroProviding that a person may not be denied the right to purchase, own, possess, or carry a firearm solely on the basis that the person is authorized under certain provisions of law to use medical cannabis; establishing the intent of the General Assemb...
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2020-01-10
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB39IntroAltering the definition of "regulated firearm" to include the Anderson Manufacturing .223 caliber AM-15 and .300 caliber AM-15.
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2020-01-03
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
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